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It’s not inevitable. Here are ten practical steps to reverse the growing trend.
And vows to fight for people who got screwed by Wall Street.
The federal government can easily afford a job guarantee program, becoming our employer of last resort.
International law can be a powerful advocacy tool for improving economic and social policy.
A funny thing happened on the way to the fiscal cliff: real people fought back.
This 100-year-old antique is undemocratic, too close to elite banking interests and often blind to the economic conditions that affect most Americans.
Amy Treptow came to Washington to tell her story of climbing out of poverty. Some elected officials were more interested than others.
How the call to empathy helped mobilize a nation.
Activists are challenging rules that grant corporations the right to sue governments.
The deepening crisis today demands an effort as ambitious as the one launched fifty years ago this week.
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