Against Domesticity

Attempts to elevate and fetishize household labor are deeply insidious…


The Viewing of Nature

On experiencing wildlife documentaries…


Not Here To Make Friends: A Statement of Support For George Ciccariello-Maher

Nobody should suffer employment consequences for political speech on Twitter. Period.


Havana Without a Backpack

An attempt to find decent food in Times Square…


The Necessity of Political Vulgarity

To deny the importance of vulgarity is to reject the revolutionary tradition…


The Declining Taste of the Global Super-Rich

Today’s “patrons of the arts” are less interested in opera and ballet, and more interested in novelty furniture and enormous sculptures of their own faces…