February 2018 Volume 42, Issue 02
A Socialist Case for Curbing Consumption To Stop Climate Change Dayton Martindale
When They Call You a Terrorist Patrisse Khan-Cullors and Asha bandele
Wall Street Isn’t the Answer to the Pension Crisis. Expanding Social Security Is. Doug Henwood and Liza Featherstone
The Specter of Reagan Haunts the GOP’s New Tax Plan Joel Bleifuss
The Abyss of Motherhood Sady Doyle
Kara Walker and the Missing Pages of the History Books Micco Caporale
Does the Natural World Needs Its Own Bill of Rights? Dayton Martindale
Best Books of 2017: In These Times Staff and Reader Picks In These Times Staff
Centrist Think Tanks Won’t Save Our Cities Gar Alperovitz
The Right To Mother and Do Sex Work Carrie Weisman
The Caribou in the Copper Mine Yereth Rosen
The 38 Dakota Warriors Lincoln Hanged Justin Perkins
The Abyss of Motherhood
A tightrope walk without a safety net.
The Right To Mother and Do Sex Work
In custody battles, sex workers face trial by slut-shaming
From Sewer Socialism to Server Socialism: Appalachia’s Internet Revolution
Chattanoogans are pioneering public broadband.
The Caribou in the Copper Mine
Mining companies seek to carve up Native lands and wildlife habitat to build a $350 million access road.
Kara Walker and the Missing Pages of the History Books
Artist Kara Walker uses visual disruption to restore the significance of Black experiences to the Civil War’s legacy.
Your Carbon Footprint Doesn’t Matter (Unless You’re Michael Bloomberg)
Consumption shaming is bad science—and bad politics.
A Socialist Case for Curbing Consumption To Stop Climate Change
Combating extractive capitalism is crucial. So is taking the bus.
Does the Natural World Needs Its Own Bill of Rights?
Why environmentalists are working to grant rivers and mountains legal status.
A Year On, Trump Admin Refuses to Drop Charges Against 59 Arrested at Inauguration Protest
The government isn't arguing that the defendants damaged property, but that their presence at the protest makes them guilty.
The 38 Dakota Warriors Lincoln Hanged
Native riders commemorate a forgotten massacre.
Best Books of 2017: In These Times Staff and Reader Picks
From Naomi Klein to Roxane Gay, the reads that made 2017 bearable.
In These Times Staff
Centrist Think Tanks Won’t Save Our Cities
Economic democracy must come from below.
Democrats Can’t Win By Courting Conservative White Voters
It’s time to follow the lead of Black grassroots organizers.