Butt implants, labor victories, and celibate mice make for a weird week.

We saw the best minds of our generation destroyed by news about Jeffrey Epstein.

A divide-and-conquer strategy for plantation labor led to the building of an extraordinary interracial coalition in Hawaii, argues historian Miyako Martinez.

It’s hard to believe we’re now so far from the “post-feminist” moment of the 1990s and early 2000s. We find ourselves in a very different place today.

Well, in throwing out this question on Twitter, we learned a lot. Not all of it surprising — graduate […]

There are two dirty secrets about grad school, at least where money is concerned.

What a difference five weeks of pointless, mind-numbing misery, humiliation, and dysfunction makes, huh?  Our big wet president […]

This post is a very tentative sketch of a new research project, building on the ideas explored in […]