Ethical Economics

And They Called It… And They Called It…

Reed reports on the Republicans’ efforts to prove that when it comes to climate change, the deficit and pretty much anything else, they can be both hostile and disrespectful.

Feb 10, 2011 / Blog / Eric Alterman

Putting Poverty on the Agenda Putting Poverty on the Agenda

We can win this fight, but growing the antipoverty movement means paying more attention to those who are struggling, fighting and organizing.

Jan 16, 2011 / Blog / Katrina vanden Heuvel

Briefing: Richard Kim & Betsy Reed on Obama’s Tax Cut Deal Briefing: Richard Kim & Betsy Reed on Obama’s Tax Cut Deal

For Kim and Reed, Obama's caving to Republican pressure on extending tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans was a defeat, even if it resulted in some good results for progressives. ...

Dec 13, 2010 / Video / Press Room

Time for a Real Economic Debate Time for a Real Economic Debate

Fifteen million Americans are unemployed. Poverty is up. One in four homes is under water. It's time for a serious debate on the nation's economic direction.

Sep 16, 2010 / Blog / Katrina vanden Heuvel

The Soros Syndrome

The Soros Syndrome The Soros Syndrome

George Soros's gift of $100 million to Human Rights Watch doesn't come without strings attached.

Sep 15, 2010 / Beat the Devil / Alexander Cockburn

This Week At TheNation.com: Views On Race and the Progressive Base This Week At TheNation.com: Views On Race and the Progressive Base

Views on race and the progressive base. Plus: The case for Elizabeth Warren, and JoAnn Wypijewski on "the party of no."

Jul 23, 2010 / Blog / Katrina vanden Heuvel

Making the Economy More Just Making the Economy More Just

Structural financial reform will come not through the sweep of a single piece of legislation, but with new innovative economic models that better reflect the democratic values of t...

Jul 22, 2010 / Blog / Katrina vanden Heuvel

The Junkies of Wall Street

The Junkies of Wall Street The Junkies of Wall Street

Derivatives regulation, a consumer financial protection agency, limits on speculative trading—will they make it into the final financial reform bill?

May 27, 2010 / Editorial / The Editors

Any Given Sunday

Any Given Sunday Any Given Sunday

We can't get financial reform on the scale we need without embarrassing people.

May 20, 2010 / Editorial / Chris Hayes

Whacking the Old Folks Whacking the Old Folks

Will Social Security become President Obama's sacrificial lamb?

May 20, 2010 / Editorial / William Greider

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