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Taxpayers are basically moneylenders to a government that is far more interested in subsidizing business than in caring for their workers.
A brilliant book has named the problem of our time. But will anything change?
The federal government can easily afford a job guarantee program, becoming our employer of last resort.
Not only does capitalist growth not reduce inequality; it increases it.
Capitalism’s new critics take on an economics run amok.
How to avoid the slide toward a world of increasingly separated haves and have-nots.
Despite some laudatory local and state efforts, taxpayer dollars are still being used to purchase clothes made in sweatshops.
Ordinary people will be the undisputed losers in the International Monetary Fund’s loan deal with Ukraine.
Lecturing black men isn’t going to help them overcome the barriers they face. Better jobs and education policies will.
These days everyone wants to ‘create opportunity,’ but few want a class war.