Few thinkers have fused theory and practice like Angela Davis. For decades the legendary organizer, intellectual, and former ...
The Institute for Social Research was founded one hundred years ago. We ignore its prescient theorists at our peril.
Ian Maxton is a communist writer and critic. His work has been published in Always Crashing, Protean, and elsewhere. This is my version of the story, but I will illuminate only a corner of it, one ...
Draconian individual punishment distracts from systemic change and reinforces the cruelest and most racist system of incarceration on the planet. Twenty-five years of neoliberal political economy are ...
The Bowen H. McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society at Stanford University has partnered with Boston Review to share content from its fellows and guest lecturers. The modern foundation is an ...
With the invasion causing a global shortage of sunflower oil, palm oil is back on the rise. But the commodity’s bloody history is instructive of how global capitalism can and can’t be fixed. Because ...
Drone attacks were sold to the American people as a way to limit U.S. involvement in Pakistan. In reality, U.S. empire has only continued to exert influence. The more someone knows about us, the more ...
An interview with Noam Chomsky and Robert Pollin on the climate crisis, COVID-19, and the future of environmental politics. As the 2020 presidential election nears, internationalists are plotting ...
To meet the challenge of enduring spread in the years to come, we must prioritize primary care and community health over the profit-driven status quo. Narrative medicine claims to champion the ...
Harm reduction strategies, like those pioneered by queer men of color, have the best chance of stopping this disease.
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