Bill Crane is a socialist who has been active in the Occupy movement and campaigns against the death penalty, racism and student debt. His writing on literature and politics have been have been published online at Socialist Worker, ZNet, and elsewhere. His blog, That Faint Light, features commentary on literature, politics and history. He is currently studying at the School of Oriental and Asian Studies in London. He blogs for Red Wedge on books, television and other cultural matters at "As I Please."