Nathan Newman

Nathan Newman

Nathan Newman teaches sociology and criminal justice at CUNY. He is a policy advocate and writer for various publications.

Articles by this author

2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) arrives for a rally in Washington Square Park on September 16, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Elizabeth Warren's Radical Critique of Corporate Bankruptcy—And How it Shapes What Kind of President She Would Be
Capitalism dumps its financial dead in corporate bankruptcy court—and Elizabeth Warren knows where the bodies are buried. Over thirty years ago, Warren made it her academic mission to understand the intricacies of how companies die, how the law decides who inherits the assets of the corpse—and how...
Read more
Views
Thursday, August 18, 2005
The Border is the Color Line of the 21st Century
Back in 1903, W.E.B DuBois wrote that "the problem of the Twentieth Century is the problem of the color line." And the 21st century color line is the border. What was the color line? It was the line that reserved the best jobs in the economy for one group of people, while denying them to another...
Read more