Nation Topics - Class
News and Features
Kai Wright talks about how payday lenders prey on poor and working class neighborhoods.
More and more Americans are learning what it feels like to be unsafe and unprotected. In other words, they're learning what it's like to be black.
How can the pro-worker movement born in the streets of Madison be nurtured into a national force?
As the right works to portray Obama as a socialist, John Nichols explains how positive socialist ideals have been blacklisted from our political discourse.
The real dilemma in Amy Chua's book is how to survive in a world in which the slightest nonconformity risks landing you out of a job, a home, a life.
The assault on public employee unions is the next phase of a the forty-year campaign by the rich against the rest of us.
Are there any practical reasons for a bi-weekly payroll?
Conservatives today talk up all kinds of values, but they're all subordinated to a single goal: class warfare.
In the media frenzy over Obama's recent tax deal, few have mentioned the host of tax extenders and sweeteners that will end up costing the country billions of dollars.
Instead of cutting benefits for the poor, how about taxing the total household wealth of the rich?