Infinite Jerk

Within “the pervasiveness of sexual harassment and sexism in the publishing industry,” jerks are praised and women are erased. 

Published: Feb 12, 2020
Length: 15 minutes (3,859 words)

‘Being Charlie’

“If sex had a defining feature in the 1990s, it was ubiquity.” Laura Marsh unravels the two-decade fallout of the way sex was perceived, reported on, and delighted in during the 90s, an era when pornstars, Sex and the City, Monica Lewinsky, Harvey Weinstein, dominated the news.

Published: Apr 1, 2018
Length: 13 minutes (3,400 words)

The Coping Economy

American companies increasingly expect employees to do more work for the same pay rate. Companies have helped them cope by providing mindfulness training and time to meditate, but are mindful workers better off, or are they just being groomed to accept their new stressful baseline and poor work-life balance?

Source: Dissent
Published: Jan 1, 2018
Length: 8 minutes (2,039 words)