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We need more than just a safety net. We need a blueprint to create good jobs for all.
A coalition of national, state and local organizations in 41 states is uniting around an agenda to put families first.
The powerful US Attorney insists he’s not interested—but even if he changes his mind, recent legal setbacks may foil his chances.
A Nation investigation looks at the shuttering of needed trauma centers, beginning with those on Chicago’s violent South Side.
A new antitrust movement is on the march.
David Brooks’ rendition of poverty is as “representative” of people with low-incomes as corrupt corporate titans are of small entrepreneurs.
Unpredictable days, part-time work, and digital scheduling—welcome to the new battle over the clock.
How Ai-jen Poo’s radical vision for caregiving could remake our economy along more humane lines.
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.
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- ‘Charlie Hebdo’ Deserves Its Award for Courage in Free Expression. Here’s Why.
- Defend Charlie Hebdo’s Publishing Disgusting Cartoons About Muslims? Yes. Give Them an Award for It? No.