Gary Lapon


Gary Lapon grew up in Western Massachusetts, where he spent several years engaged in activism, freelance journalism and opinion writing. His work was published in the Rainbow Times, Socialist Worker, Dissident Voice, and Counterpunch. Gary recently moved to New York City, where he continues to write for Socialist Worker. His articles have also appeared in the Indypendent and at ZNET. He contributed to 101 Changemakers, a textbook for middle school students recently published by Haymarket Books.

Socialist Worker
In the streets for May Day

Reporting from New York City as part of a national round-up of May Day reports

Socialist Worker, the Indypendent
College, Inc.

Analysis of the growing for-profit higher education industry

Socialist Worker, the Indypendent
Revealing the two New Yorks

A look at inequality in New York City in the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Sandy