Stories by Alissa Quart

Alissa Quart, the author of "The Republic of Outsiders" and "Branded", is the editor for the nonprofit Economic Hardship Reporting Project. subscribe to Alissa Quart's feed

Posted on: Jan 9, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Brianne Bolin is among a growing segment of Americans who are both hypereducated and poor.

Posted on: May 2, 2014, Source: The Nation

When only U.S. wages can support families in the Global South, parents and children divide to survive.

Posted on: Jul 31, 2013, Source: The New Press

When rebels, technology and capitalism mix, alternative culture can disrupt the status quo — or morph into it.