Barbara Ehrenreich
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Barbara Ehrenreich and the Brahmin Fantastic
3 May 2010 // 4:00 PM

In Barbara Ehrenreich's Bait and Switch, she experiences an exclusive corporate culture in America that is disturbingly similar to India's privileged genetic intelligentsia; also know as the caste system.


'Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America' Is, Sadly, Still Relevant
17 Oct 2011 // 3:59 PM

Will the current economic hardships America is facing finally break society's cycle of poverty and punishment?

Bright-Sided by Barbara Ehrenreich
1 Dec 2009 // 3:00 PM

In attacking America's "cult of cheerfulness", Ehrenreich makes a good argument, but doesn't take it far enough.


For Barbara Ehrenreich, realism beats positive thinking
8 Jun 2010 // 11:04 PM

Her breast cancer diagnosis introduced writer Barbara Ehrenreich to an unfamiliar world of positive thinking — pink ribbons, pink teddy bears and even the idea that

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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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