October 30, 2013 | Jim Hightower observes that Uncle Sam is subsidizing fast-food chains whose rock-bottom pay makes their workers rely on government assistance to make ends meet.
Articles by Emily Schwartz Greco
October 30, 2013 | Abusing workers hurts the economy.
October 23, 2013 | Donald Kaul, Jo Comerford, and Ryan Alexander size up the temporary truce that ended the government shutdown and averted default.
October 23, 2013 | Even middle-class students no longer get a fair shot at a solid education.
October 16, 2013 | Sam Pizzigati explains why mounting economic inequality makes the McCutcheon Supreme Court campaign finance case a big threat to our democracy.
October 16, 2013 | There's a big disparity between which communities have or lack health insurance coverage.
October 9, 2013 | Donald Kaul blames the shutdown and the debt-ceiling perils on "zombie lawmakers."
October 9, 2013 | Not every think tank could weather FBI infiltration, scapegoating by right-wing extremists, and even a car-bomb assassination.