“I ask indulgence for only one assumption, namely that while some people may desire to be masters, all persons are born equally unwilling and unsuited to be slaves.” The Invention of the White Race (I, 1). BOOK REVIEW: Review of The Invention of the White Race, Volume I: Racial Oppression and Social Control and Volume II: The Origin of Racial Oppression in Anglo America by Theodore William Allen (1994, 1997, New Expanded Edition, Verso 2012)
Review of The Strike That Changed New York (Socialism and Democracy Vol 17, No. 2bis Summer- Fall 2003)
"Podair...suggests...a link between the racially polarizing New York City teachers strike of 1968 and the manner in which the city's fiscal crisis of 1975 was resolved."