The Progressive Magazine: September 2011
Volume 75, Number 9
In This Issue
Comment The Hazards of Muslim-Bashing
On the Line
Terry Tempest Williams | When he was taken away in handcuffs, so was any sense of justice in the United States of America.
Ruth Conniff slams the Right’s attack on special ed.
Rebecca Kemble | “Jim Crow, move over, the Wisconsin Republicans have taken your place,” says a Democratic state senator.
In the Shadow of San Diego Kari Lydersen
An immigrant neighborhood fights against environmental pollution.
Caution: Women at Work Susan Eisenberg
I stopped feeling safe on jobsites after a death threat for my activism.
1st Person Singular
Transgender at the Reunion Jacqueline White
Everyone looked at me as the presumed alumna of the women’s college, not my husband.
Poem Dennis Trudell
Ed Rampell | “There was undoubtedly a great deal of criminality at high levels in the financial sector,” says the Oscar-winning filmmaker.
Sculpting Strength Eleanor J. Bader
Artist Linda Stein wants to construct a new kind of female hero.
Kate Clinton wonders how men get away with playing victims.
Dave Zirin remembers John Mackey.
Elizabeth DiNovella reviews Bossypants, by Tina Fey, and Girls to the Front, by Sara Marcus.
Jim Hightower examines the sordid practices of Massey Energy.
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Spying on Occupy Activists
Matthew Rothschild | How local law enforcement and Homeland Security help Wall Street.
The Commerce of Violence
Wendell Berry | The cheapening of life is surely the dominant theme of our time, from Guantánamo to the Boston Marathon.
Jason Collins, Meet Brittney Griner
Dave Zirin | Dave Zirin says Jason Collins and Brittney Griner can teach the guys in the huddle a lot.
Preserving Our Home on Earth
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"Since we only have one planet to call our own, it might be worth reading this book." —Bill McKibben
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