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Barbara Garson

Barbara Garson

Barbara Garson is the author of the play "MacBird" and four books focused on work including: "All the Livelong Day: The Meaning and Demeaning of Routine Work" and "Down the Up Escalator: How the 99% Live."

Articles by this author

 

Now We Know for Certain Trump Will Do Anything to Win in 2020—Even Start a War

Though a failed realtor, Trump was a successful reality show star. And he knows how to entertain people with fake conflict.

Barbara Garson ·


Fifty Years Later: Who Really Won the Battle of Berkeley?

As student activists return to campus to celebrate the 1964 Free Speech movement that galvanized for social justice, big questions remain about the direction of higher education since those radical days of upheaval and hope

Barbara Garson ·


All the President's Middlemen: The Public-Private Profiteers

If You Want to Play Doctor, Don’t Hire an Insurance Company as Your Receptionist

Barbara Garson ·


Chris Christie, by Shakespeare

There's a bit of 'Richard II' in the New Jersey governor's bridge scandal.

Barbara Garson ·




The 40 Year Recession: The Modern Economy's Long Downward Spiral

How the "Long Recession" led to the "Great Recession"

Barbara Garson ·


Superstorm Sandy: How Soon We Forget

With climate change, eventually more people will be living in blackout zones. How do we fix that when it's disturbingly easy to forget all about them?

Barbara Garson ·

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