Society is a very mysterious animal with many faces and hidden potentialities,...– Vaclav Havel, May 31, 1990
Faced with a failing public school system, NYC has... →
What I Do In School
Over the last year, I’ve been studying Mexican immigration in New York City. Specifically, I have been doing an ethnographic project at a restaurant in the East Village to study the relationship between the global city (I highly recommend the last third of Saskia Sassen’s book The Global City, “The Social Order of the Global City”) and the working people on whose backs it...
Recent polling shows that a growing segment of... →
In the wake of the Supreme Court’s ruling on... →
The social impacts of mega sporting events are not... →
Eric Eingold calls attention to the immigration... →
How the Negative Effects of Climate Change Affect... →
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