6 Revolution on the

Installment Plan The moral hazards of the money diary Jessa Crispin

12 Invisible Handcuf s

It’s time for workers to throw of the shackles of big tech Lizzie O’Shea

32 Naughty by NATO

Why is left foreign policy such a shitshow? Ed Burmila

44 Strangled by a

Safety Net When severance agreements demand workers’ silence Kim Kelly

54 Strike with the Band

The meritocratic failures of classical music Kate Wagner

70 Land Without Bread

The Green New Deal forsakes America’s countryside Catherine Tumber

96 Hollowed Out

Against the sham revitalization of Appalachia Tarence Ray

110 Herd Immunity

Can the social contract be protected from a measles outbreak? Ann Neumann

118 Everything Must Go

Selling of —and selling out— the public sector Whitney Curry Wimbish



24 For All Fankind

The press in an era of total entertainment Kyle Paoletta

64 The Numbered World

On life ruled by the ratio Frank Guan

86 We Broke the World

Facing the fact of extinction Roy Scranton

128 Flacks and Figures

Pundits and journalists should reveal their wealth Corey Atad