A divide-and-conquer strategy for plantation labor led to the building of an extraordinary interracial coalition in Hawaii, argues historian Miyako Martinez.
When seen simply as a stream of incoming sales data, Atlanta can look like a city rising up or population left behind, depending on your point of view.
Status quos can be insidious. They subsist by creeping into our worlds often without our being aware, because […]
By adopting a fine-grained, street-level perspective, we can see how everyday individuals have helped to shape the history of our city, says historian Marni Davis.
Jordan Peele’s new film looks at the terror of white supremacy and the savagery of capitalism from an equally terrifying angle.
The constant emphasis on protecting the interests of “high-skilled” workers neglects everyone else and reveals the myopic biases of some migrants, argues anthropologist Stanley Thangaraj.
In the 1955 manifesto, Discourse on Colonialism, Aimé Césaire argues that a “civilization that chooses to close its […]
Of all the disciplines in the humanities, sociology is particularly well-poised to provide the academy and policy makers […]