Film Review: Tiny – A Story About Living Small

By Katie Moore

The documentary Tiny: A Story About Living Small takes a close look at the shift from conspicuous consumption to minimalism.

Film Review: The Internet's Own Boy - The Story of Aaron Swartz

By Katie Moore

The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz is a moving documentary that recounts Swartz's life as an internet prodigy and activist.

Book Review: The United States vs. Private Chelsea Manning

By Katie Moore

The graphic novel might not be the first format that comes to mind in recounting a historical trial, but it works remarkably well in The United States vs. Private Chelsea Manning.

Björk Comes to the Classroom

By Katie Moore

An app-album becomes an educational tool to explore creativity, music, and science.


Book Review: Gnarr - How I Became the Mayor of a Large City in Iceland and Changed the World

By Katie Moore

The story of Reykjavik's unconventional anarchist punk mayor.

Video Premiere: Paul Thorn's Tribute to Jackson Browne

special to Utne Reader

Utne Reader is proud to premiere the video of Paul Thorn's cover of Jackson Browne's "Doctor My Eyes" from the new album Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson Browne.

Book Review: The Divide - American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap

By Katie Moore

In journalist Matt Taibbi's latest book, The Divide, readers are lead through a justice system which is full of injustices.

Film Review: Spent - Looking For Change

By Katie Moore

New doc takes a closer look at the people who fall outside the traditional banking system and use services like payday lenders and title loans.