Author: Jeremy Milloy

Jeremy Milloy is at the Frost Centre for Canadian and Indigenous Studies at
Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario. He is researching the historical
relationship between addiction and work under capitalism in the United States
and Canada, and is the author of Blood, Sweat, and Fear: Violence at Work in the North American Auto Industry, 1960-80.

  • Another Stream of Martin Luther King’s Legacy

    The Dodge Ram Trucks’ 2018 Super Bowl ad, harnessing the rousing oratory of Martin Luther King Jr.’s call to service, the “Drum Major Instinct” speech, to loving close-ups of 350-horsepower pickup trucks, attracted instant, widespread condemnation. Many lampooned the use of King’s image to sell trucks, and a parody of the ad, recut with King’s … Keep reading »