February 2014 Volume 38, Issue 02
We Shot John Lennon Susan J. Douglas
Is Another Crossfire Possible? Bhaskar Sunkara
Where Obama’s Class Speech Failed Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
A Private-Sector Model: Really? James Thindwa
New Rules for Radicals David Moberg
Saving Lake Superior John Collins
Kshama Sawant: The Great Red Hope Micah Uetricht
The Pope vs. Capitalism Dennis Coday
Not Wasted on the Young Jane Miller
Throwing Satire to the Wolf Michael Atkinson
The Minimal Selfie Catherine Tumber
A Very Adult Social Security Tantrum Chris Lehmann
Double, Double, Race and Gender Trouble Sady Doyle
Single Payer Rises Again Sarah Jaffe
The ‘Sharing’ Hype Rebecca Burns
Grad Students Reunionize Andrew Mortazavi
Yinzers Toss Teach for America Theo Anderson
We Shot John Lennon
50 years ago, the Beatles ran afoul of America's pathologies.
Susan J. Douglas
Is Another Crossfire Possible?
Jon Stewart was wrong: America needs vigorous debate. Too bad the new Crossfire doesn't deliver.
Single Payer Rises Again
As the ACA takes effect, an alternative gains ground at the state level.
Not Wasted on the Young
Instead of worrying about achievement, we should be ensuring the young get proper youths.
Throwing Satire to the Wolf
Scorsese's latest is a romp through vicarious amorality.
The ‘Sharing’ Hype
Do companies like Lyft and Airbnb help democratize the economy?
Grad Students Reunionize
NYU students win recognition through grassroots organizing.
Where Obama’s Class Speech Failed
The president claims 'the opportunity gap in America is now as much about class as it is about race.' Is it?
The Minimal Selfie
Narcissism goes digital.
Yinzers Toss Teach for America
An embattled public school system fights back against privatization.
A Private-Sector Model: Really?
How Obama and the Democrats failed to defend the universal right to healthcare.
A Very Adult Social Security Tantrum
Centrist Dems are horrified by Elizabeth Warren's plan to raise benefits. But populists aren't backing down.
Double, Double, Race and Gender Trouble
American Horror Story: Coven sets out to explore race, but doesn't get past white guilt.