September 2022

Care Is the Point

Josh Nesbit
“Care is infrastructure.” This became the rallying cry for funding social programs in the first years of the Biden presidency, and there was hope that this framing would win over politicians and influencers in the center. But now that the Inflation Reduction Act has excluded care work, we should openly discuss what ‘care as infrastructure’ implies about our human experience – and share ideas about more liberatory futures.