Skip to main content
HomeWhat is ClassCrits

What is ClassCrits?

We are celebrating our 10th year in 2017 with our tenth conference and also by incorporating formally.  We are in the process of applying for IRS tax-exempt status as a 501(c)(3) organization.

Our mission statement, published in 2014, includes the following principles:
  • We reject the theory that economic inequality is an unavoidable result of an impartial market, or that economic interests are separate from social identity and politics.
  • We hold that economic class power and inequality is inextricably connected to race and gender hierarchies along with other social systems of unequal power and privilege.
  • We hold that law is central to the creation and maintenance of structural inequalities.

Board of Directors

Lucy Jewel (through 2019) President
Athena Mutua (through 2019) Vice President
Martha T. McCluskey (through 2021)Treasurer

Rene Reich-Graefe (through 2020) Secretary
Victoria Haneman (through 2021)
Danielle Kie Hart, (through 2020)
Angela Harris (through 2020)