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The state’s unprecedented cuts to benefits for the jobless are leaving families stranded without money for food, transportation and housing.
How low-wage food service workers are serving up justice.
Johann Gottlieb Fichte undertook a pure search for truth. He also distrusted international markets. Does that make him an ancestor to anti-globalization activists?
A band of finance wizards take on the system they now say is corrupt.
Its annual conference proved that ALEC is still cozy with the NRA—and still pushing the agenda of giant corporations and right-wing ideologues.
The country's largest employer tried to compare the wages of their long-term employees to the stipends of Nation interns. The Daily Beast bought their spin.
The landscape of Wall Street’s creative destruction.
Women who care for poor kids are often mothers living in poverty themselves.
Showdowns in Chicago, Philadelphia, New York City and beyond have turned out parents and teachers in droves—and revealed how out of touch education reformers really are.
His appointment as next chair of the Federal Reserve would be a clear sign that narrow financial interests are still in charge of the Democratic Party.
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