Over the last ten days, the White House has put out a wave of policy proposals that are sure to dominate the debate in Washington until the 2012 election – indeed, the President’s jobs...
September 20, 2011 | Jack Temple
Congresswoman Maxine Waters, who a few months ago said Blacks were "getting tired" of the president's unresponsiveness to Black unemployment, is now on the bandwagon. In response to the American Jobs...
September 19, 2011 | Rakim Brooks
On September 16, 2011, the News Item, a newspaper in central Pennsylvania, reported: Shickshinny is a town with just one supermarket, gas station, pharmacy and bank. Right now, it has none.
September 19, 2011 | Jennifer Wheary
Today is the opening day of Climate Week NYC, a week long event that brings together high-level government officials, advocates and businesses to promote a “clean industrial revolution.”...
September 19, 2011 | Mijin Cha
Audi runs ads in hopes of selling cars. That’s what ads are supposed to do. But, in yesterday’s New York Times, a full-page ad for the Audi A6 appeared twice and it not only aimed to sell...
September 19, 2011 | Dianne Stewart
When you think about it, Obama's record is chock full of good stuff. Take Libya. He orchestrated a military and political response that worked (put aside whether the new guys will be an improvement...
September 19, 2011 | Richard Brodsky
Last week, Obama finally got some traction with a speech that had a clear, consistent message—jobs, jobs, jobs. Even the Republicans were reluctant to oppose him frontally. Now, once again,...
September 19, 2011 | Robert Kuttner
I wrote an article in today’s Newsday discussing how recent widespread natural disasters have worsened the precarious situation of working and middle class families who were already on the edge...
September 14, 2011 | Jennifer Wheary