Archive: Southern poverty
WCP: Getting Over in the Heart of Dixie
Alabama may be known for its conservative politics, but the state has a wealth of working-class and progressive organizing taking place. In this week’s Working-Class Perspective, Helen Diana Eidson describes the growth and achievements of Alabama Arise, a coalition of congregations and community groups fighting for public services, fairer taxation, tenant rights, and criminal justice reform.
Category: Visiting Scholars
WCP: Class, Cuteness, and Disgust in "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo"
The reality TV show Here Comes Honey Boo Boo has captivated American audiences. Working-Class Perspectives guest blogger Julia Leyda explores key questions about how viewers interact with the subjec
Categories: Uncategorized, Visiting Scholars