Twilight of the social critics

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April 28, 2011
In These Times
by Chris Lehmann  
Posted in Commentary, PND Commentary

"When America has had to stir itself out of calamity — or even just navigate its way from one calamity to the next — the cultural scene usually comes in for a bout of searing self-inspection. ... It’s hard to account, then, for the complete absence of anything resembling purposeful social criticism in the wake of the economic near-death experience known as the financial collapse of 2008." (04/28/11)  

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