A Stimulus Plan for the Mutual Aid Economy

Livia Gershon | Longreads | November 2018 | 9 minutes (2,142 words) If you’re a highly educated white man without serious disabilities—a description that, not incidentally, fits a large majority of people who make and write about policy in the United States—the economy probably looks like this to you: a web of financial transactions between individuals and companies, with support and guidance from the government.