Volume 30 Issue 2 (Spring 2021)

Table of Contents

From the Editorial Team

Under the Radar
By Sarah Jaffe

Unreported and under-reported news and views that matter.

A Public Energy Response to the Climate Emergency

Beyond Coal: Why South Africa Should Reform and Rebuild Its Public Utility
By Dominic Brown

Ireland’s Energy System: The Historical Case for Hope in Climate Action
By Sinéad Mercier

Mexico’s Wall of Resistance:  Why AMLO’s Fight for Energy Sovereignty Needs Our Support
By Sean Sweeney

Healing into Power: An Approach for Confronting Workplace Sexual Violence
By Sanjay Pinto, Zoë West, and KC Wagner

Health Care in America: A Multidimensional Crisis

Deindustrialization, Working-Class Decline, and the Growth of Health Care
By Gabriel Winant

U.S. Health Care: Undocumented Immigrants Shut Out
By Nadhia Rahman

Healthcare Reform in a Post-Pandemic World
By Mark Dudzic

Dignifying and Protecting Domestic Work: Organizing in Illinois
By Courtney L. Marsh

Working-Class Voices

A Passion for Teaching and a Vision for Change
By Kressent Pottenger

Organized Money: What Is Corporate America Thinking?

Why Wall Street Won’t Cancel Your Rent
By Max Fraser

Books and the Arts

The Low-Carbon Good Life
Post-Growth Living: For an Alternative Hedonism
By Kate Soper
Reviewed by Simon Torracinta

Status and Insecurity in the Modern Workplace
Coerced: Work Under Threat of Punishment
By Erin Hatton
Reviewed by Kavitha Iyengar

From a Golden to a Gilded Age
Disruption in Detroit: Autoworkers and the Elusive Postwar Boom
By Daniel J. Clark
Reviewed by Tim Barker

Out of the Mainstream: Books and Films You May Have Missed
By Matt Witt

Our Bookshelf: Recent Publications by Members of New Labor Forum’s

Editorial Board and Staff


What I Mean When I Say Truck Driver


By Geffrey Davis

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