Trumpism follows a historical pattern: Whenever black people make progress, white people respond forcefully.
Paula EnglandStrong words from Charles Blow today: it is the moral abomination of having a racist, sexist, child-caging, family-separating, Muslim-hating transphobe as president that must remain front and center.
A gunman opened fire in a mosque in New Zealand on Friday and there were several casualties, local media reported, after police deployed armed officers in response to shots fired in the centre of Christchurch city.
Paula EnglandInteresting paper today at ISEE at NYUAD by Nikos Nikiforakis: econ studies in labs exaggerate gender gap in competitiveness and risk aversion because men and women select into lab experiments differently
Paula EnglandSassler and Miller's recent book, Cohabitation Nation, is a rich, qualitative, and analytical examination of class differences in cohabitational relationships. See my review of it in Soc Forum here and then read the book.
Paula EnglandSassler and Miller's book, Cohabitation Nation, shows evidence that there is less gender conflict and women have more agency vis a vis men in middle class than working class cohabitations. My review of it is just out
Paula EnglandReviewing Sassler/Miller's Cohabitation Nation, re class differences in cohab, marriage, and childbearing, I said they offer structural/economic explanations, and behavioral/cultural explanations; the reality is a mix.
"The baton rightly passes to our colleagues on our left."
Paula EnglandThis is absolutely fascinating--a market-oriented democrat saying he now things people like him should make coalition to their left, not their right, because the latter can't work today.