October 26, 2016 | Progressives in states like Maine are working to heal the divisions of wedge politics practiced by politicians across the nation.
Articles by Isaiah J. Poole
July 27, 2016 | Not all white working-class voters are ready to blame their neighbors for problems caused by corporations.
April 6, 2016 | More and more Americans are realizing that raising taxes could actually be a good deal.
January 27, 2016 | A growing number of states are booting poor people from assistance programs.
October 28, 2015 | Chicago businesses with low-paid workers could start shouldering the cost of the social services their employees rely on.
September 2, 2015 | Campaigners for racial justice and worker rights have often stood shoulder to shoulder.
July 15, 2015 | For 8 cents of every dollar they pay in wages, companies like Uber could upgrade their workers’ safety net.
April 29, 2015 | Grassroots activists are re-defining populism for a new era.
March 18, 2015 | The struggle in towns like Ferguson to overcome racial and economic barriers is hard enough without another wrong-headed trade pact.
January 7, 2015 | Here’s one way to bypass the political gridlock in Washington and help struggling workers.
July 9, 2014 | Political gridlock over the Highway Trust Fund is blocking the road toward more public transportation options.
April 9, 2014 | Voters would embrace the Better Off Budget's audacious, but common-sense approach if they heard about it.
February 12, 2014 | It's time to thaw out the nation's deep freeze on transportation policy.
December 18, 2013 | Why would the ALEC network of state-level lobbyists want to make solar energy cost-prohibitive for homeowners and businesses?
October 30, 2013 | Democrats should reject any deal that slashes Social Security and doesn't repeal the sequester.