News and Features
Long-time residents are fighting to keep their homes in what could be the single largest tax foreclosure in American history.
There are four big reasons fossil fuel could go the way of the dinosaur sooner than we think.
BP agreed to a $7.8 billion settlement, but still hasn’t paid out most Gulf Coast businesses.
Angel Rivera has held two cleaning jobs at the same airport, but they are worlds apart.
Tax breaks for childcare will be a disaster. Luckily, we know a better way.
In “right to work” states like Arkansas, the media is one of the few institutions with the strength to hold abusive employers accountable.
Americans were furious at the inequalities of their country 200 years ago. Could they get as angry today?
Richmond, Virginia, is the eleventh-most-unequal big city in the country; its leaders finally want to change that.
Free trade agreements like the TPP have provisions that are designed less for trade, and more about replacing public bureaucrats with private, corporate ones.
A reading list on the future of austerity in Greece, Europe and beyond.
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