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Catherine Rottenberg

Catherine Rottenberg teaches 20th-century American literature and feminist theory, and is the author of Performing Americanness: Race, Class, and Gender in Modern African-American and Jewish-American Literature.

Oscars

Why Hollywood has abandoned Brand Israel

Oscar nominees' refusal to be paid props for Brand Israel could reflect a desire to avoid a very polarised discussion.

Human Rights

Trumping it up: Neoliberalism on steroids

Trump's ascendency should not be seen as marking neoliberalism's demise, but rather as ushering in its newest stage.

Politics

Why women should support Sanders not Clinton

The idea that having a woman in office will automatically make the lives of most US women better is wrong-headed.

US & Canada

Hijacking feminism

Powerful women are introducing a new form of feminism devoid of social justice, argues Rottenberg.