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Our Last Shot at Democracy

Jul 19, 2019
In her paradigm-shifting book, Astra Taylor advocates for a new kind of citizenship that reimagines democratic thinking from the ground up.
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Has Popular Feminism Failed Us All?

May 3, 2019
Instead of “feminism that is ‘all the rage,’ we need an intersectional, collective rage," argues Sarah Banet-Weiser in her book "Empowered."

What Makes an Immigrant Good?

Apr 13, 2019
A new collection of essays responds to some of the more egregious, xenophobic rhetoric employed in the U.S. while offering a range of reflections and experiences associated with immigration.