Republican leaders have been directing intense fire at Barack Obama's plan to raise taxes on the richest Americans, including on millionaires and billionaires who now pay a relatively low rate on...
October 3, 2011 | David Callahan
If anyone is looking for a clear example of how economic fears have the power to scare us out of a commitment to justice, look no further than the Obama administration's continued support for a quick...
October 3, 2011 | Jack Temple
A week after the White House released its jobs bill, Paul Ryan took Fox News to say this:
October 3, 2011 | Elon Green
Profiles in Conservative Boogeymen: Labor, Green Jobs, and Fair Voting --Mijin Cha argues that the technology of the future has always been a product of government investment: the Internet, the...
October 3, 2011 | Jack Temple
Industrial democracy is a messy but essential process. Union members should and do retain the final word over the terms and conditions of their daily workplace existence.
September 30, 2011 | Richard Brodsky
There are few things more cringe-inducing than a government-subsidized bank CEO spouting self-serving, entitlement-laden idiocy to the world just because he and his bank might be subject to some...
September 30, 2011 | Nomi Prins
This week, while political squabbling over FEMA funding continued, average Americans in flood-affected areas were taking matters into their own hands.
September 29, 2011 | Jennifer Wheary
The New York Times ran a front page article this morning titled "As Scorn for Vote Grows, Protests Surge around Globe." Nicholas Kulish writes that across the globe, from Spain and Greece to Israel...
September 28, 2011 | Anthony Kammer