Unfettered capitalism is designed to callously extract money from the most vulnerable and funnel it upward. Continue reading
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- July 20, 2015
- July 8, 2015
The Supreme Court’s recent blessing of Obamacare has precipitated a rush among the nation’s biggest health insurers to consolidate into two or three behemoths. Robert Reich says a “tidal wave” of mergers may be good for business, but it’s bad for the insured. Continue reading
- July 7, 2015
The overworked and underpaid American workforce has something to celebrate. Continue reading
- June 23, 2015
The Senate is expected to take up trade legislation today, but labor federation warns: “Fast Track has gotten even worse since the House got its hands on it.” Continue reading
- June 22, 2015This treaty can be worked out by debate and compromise. But not if the fix is in -- not if Boehner, McConnell and Obama put a fast one over on us.
- June 15, 2015 | Updated June 18, 2015The Trans-Pacific Partnership was stalled by the House last week, but President Obama and Republican leadership haven't given up on making their secret trade treaty come true.