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: Apr 21, 2014, Source: AlterNet

If you call rigorous economic research on inequality a Communist plot, will it go away?

Posted on: Apr 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Our system of intellectual property rights is patently ridiculous.

Posted on: Apr 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

At each stage of life, we are being stunted as human beings.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Moms want work, but they're faced with a crap economy.

Posted on: Apr 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Did you pay your taxes? Much of the corporate world tap-danced right around their obligations.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

These businesses make treating you like crap an art form.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2014, Source: AlterNet

SoftBank CEO says Sprint purchasing T-Mobile will benefit consumers. Don’t buy it.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Goodbye, meritocracy. Hello, aristocracy.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Too-big-to-jail Wall Street is ripping off taxpayers with a "social impact bond."

Posted on: Mar 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

We may not be able to fire Wall Street, but we can send its elected friends packing.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

An idea whose time has finally come.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Libertarians tend to ride on theoretical unicorns that don’t take them too far in the real world.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Income inequality is creating a boom in the servant industry. Welcome to the world of Downton Abbey.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Is Detroit the canary in the coal mine for the 99 percent?

Posted on: Feb 24, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Are economists rational scientists? Or grown men who can’t let go of their mamas?

Posted on: Feb 24, 2014, Source: AlterNet

When bankers express fondness for the Old South, they ain’t just whistlin’ Dixie.

Posted on: Feb 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Inequality seems to have made the wealthy very upset...for themselves.

Posted on: Feb 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Wall Street is using loopholes in financial legislation to seize control of entire industrial chains.

Posted on: Feb 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The GOP will do anything to block the first foreign-owned unionized auto plant in the South.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2014, Source: AlteNet

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