Stories by Lynn Stuart Parramore

Lynn Parramore is contributing editor at AlterNet. She is cofounder of Recessionwire, founding editor of New Deal 2.0, and author of "Reading the Sphinx: Ancient Egypt in Nineteenth-Century Literary Culture." She received her Ph.D. in English and cultural theory from NYU, and she serves on the editorial board of Lapham's Quarterly. Follow her on Twitter @LynnParramore.   subscribe to Lynn Stuart Parramore's feed

Posted on: Sep 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

If she's happy, the husband is happier. But not the other way around.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Amid the rumors and lurid headlines, it's hard to get the truth.

Posted on: Sep 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

News of a new aristocrat simply cannot wait!

Posted on: Sep 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

There is plenty of good, and not so good, when contemplating going expat.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Behold, the id of American-style capitalism.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Reuters report shows that the fast-food giant is a whopper of a tax cheat.

Posted on: Aug 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The last year has been a bad one for people who work for a living.

Posted on: Aug 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Nearly half of millennials support the idea of “beta” marriages.

Posted on: Aug 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A firm so horrendous, the very mention of its name causes body tremors.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Find out where your state stands on gender equality.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Will you be ready for the life of a nomad, permanently in search of temporary work?

Posted on: Aug 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The fine won't matter, nobody goes to jail, and you will continue to pay for BofA's abusive enterprise.

Posted on: Aug 21, 2014, Source: AlterNet

When corporations and financiers get on board, social change happens rather quickly.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Stock buybacks take money from your pocket and put it into the hands of corporate titans.

Posted on: Aug 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Hard times have hit the world of sex work.

Posted on: Aug 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Is it any wonder millennials are opting out of parenting?

Posted on: Aug 18, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Some experts predict a not-so-distant future of human-robot sex ...and love.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Journalist and author Barry Lynn sounds the alarm about one of the greatest threats to our liberty today.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

We are all sitting ducks waiting for the next financial shitstorm.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches has been skimping on the fair pay.

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