Bangladeshi authorities have jailed the internationally renowned photographer Shahidul Alam — the latest move by the nation’s elites to repress those who speak up for social justice and democratic rights.
Mark Jay is a doctoral candidate in sociology at UC Santa Barbara. He is coauthoring a history of Detroit with Philip Conklin.
Detroit’s glittering revival isn’t just leaving most residents behind — it’s premised on their impoverishment.
Kathryn Bigelow’s Detroit turns a deep-rooted urban rebellion into a “race riot.”