Nelson Lichtenstein

Nelson Lichtenstein teaches history at the University of California, Santa Barbara. There he directs the Center for the Study of Work, Labor, and Democracy. He is the editor, with Gary Gerstle and Alice O’Connor, of Beyond the New Deal Order: U.S. Politics from the Great Depression to the Great Recession.

How the first New Deal remade America Read more

Green New Deal

America’s mega-retailer can’t boost profits unless it gains entry to America’s 
largest cities. Against stiff resistance, it’s still trying. Read more

Money, Politics and Power