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A 16th-Century Peasant Uprising Has Bleak Lessons for Our Era

Éric Vuillard’s new book, ‘The War of the Poor,’ recounts the little remembered — but resoundingly badass — German Peasants’ War

Gaming Below the Poverty Line

For people living on the edge of homelessness, gaming communities are one of the few places that allow them a continued sense of dignity

The ‘Girlboss’ Strippers Becoming Real Estate Landlord Investor Gurus

Money-management stripper influencers often encourage fellow dancers to invest in real estate and become landlords, transforming themselves from the working class into the class that exploits it

Remember Who’s Feeding You Your Oscar-Bait Poverty Porn

When America wants easy, comforting answers, books like ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ — and Ivy League asshole J.D. Vance — provide them