Against the Grain

Against the Grain – January 29, 2008

Identity and Class; Acequias and Social Justice

What are the limits of identity politics, and how might an emphasis on people’s class location help us understand widening inequalities? Martha Gimenez has written an article entitled "Back to Class." And Devon Pena explains how acequia communities in the Southwest practice local democracy, social equity, and sustainable development.

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