Barbara Ehrenreich’s Legacy

Barbara Ehrenreich died last week at the age of 81. She was the author of more than 20 books, including her best-known, “Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America.”  I read Nickel and Dimed years ago and found it profoundly moving.

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1 Response to Barbara Ehrenreich’s Legacy

  1. graham edward williams says:

    Barbara Ehrenreich was a remarkable woman. Her intelligence, incisive use of language, her humour, her modesty and above all her humanity inspires and humbles me. I was reading ‘Natural causes’ when she died, and looking forward to her next book.
    The world, my world, will be poorer without her.

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