George grew up in Buffalo, NY and holds a B.A. in English from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Prior to joining The Nation, George was Senior Reporter/Blogger for ThinkProgress.org. He worked as a researcher for Michael Moore’s SiCKO and as an Associate Producer on “The Media Project” on the Independent Film Channel. His work has been published in The Los Angeles Times, Media Matters, and The Buffalo News.
While the new policy is clearly politically motivated, it still has the potential to help hundreds of thousands of undocumented young people.
Wall Street titans got over $4 trillion from the Federal Reserve while holding powerful seats there.
Democrats don't have a strategy for the biggest policy faceoff of the year, and progressives should force them to adopt one.
As the Department of Justice weakly defends its record on pursuing financial crimes, the RMBS makes a promising hire.
To prevent an unfair foreclosure, protesters attempted to block the authorities from entering a home on Capitol Hill.
The RMBS working group needs more resources, but Congress is too slow to help.