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May/June 2019

Annual Labor Issue


Available only in the print edition:


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      Surviving Academia and
      Performing Sex Work

      Jenny Heineman

      A Look at Labor under Neoliberalism | Order this issue or subscribe.

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        Beyond the Myth and Through the Mexican Labyrinth

        James M. Cypher and Mateo Crossa

        Labor under the “New NAFTA,” the U.S.-Canada-Mexico Agreement | Order this issue or subscribe.

the regulars


  • editor’s note Labor and Ideology
  • the short run
  • comment Shop & Stop Victory
  • up against the wall street journal The Optimal Top Marginal Tax Rate
  • in review James Bloodworth, Hired, and Heike Geissler, Seasonal Associate
  • economy in numbers State of the Unions
  • 45th anniversary reprints From March 1984: Target—Labor’s Elite