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Charles Derber

Charles Derber, a noted social critic and professor of sociology at Boston College, is co-author, with Yale Magrass, of the book, “The Surplus American.”

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Election 2012

Occupy The Election

By Charles Derber

The encampments have long been cleared — but Charles Derber has a new cause for the now-fragmented social justice movement to coalesce around.


The New Problem With No Name

By Charles Derber

Noted social critic Charles Derber says we have more people who need or want jobs than our existing economic structure provides. Enter, the surplus American.