In this issue:
"Working-Class Heroes" by Jelani Cobb: The return of the working class.
LETTER FROM HOLLYWOOD
"In Living Color" by Emily Nussbaum: With black-ish, Kenya Barris rethinks the family sitcom.
UP LIFE'S LADDER
"Room for Debate" by Andrew Marantz: Students at James Madison High School role-play as the Democratic candidates.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Wild Things" by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Jungle Book and Tale of Tales.