The Federal Reserve has chosen to give powerful corporations like Chevron far better lending terms than the state of Wisconsin. There's no reason the Fed can't lend to state and local governments at zero percent interest.
Matthew Cunningham-Cook has written for Labor Notes, the Public Employee Press, Al Jazeera America, and the Nation.
A trucking magnate poured $250,000 into a pro-Trump super PAC. His company quickly saw a windfall from USPS contracts.
Trump just installed a former Republican National Committee chair to lead the board that oversees the USPS. Now the agency faces allegations that it is being used to rig the 2020 election.
New York Democratic legislators are trying to tax stock trades, capital gains, and carried interest. Wall Street, of course, is horrified by such a development — but luckily, their millions in campaign contributions have helped create a solid friendship with Governor Andrew Cuomo.
In a never-before-released thesis, Reagan’s FEMA director discussed the potential internment of millions of blacks in concentration camps.
The most emancipatory vision that the Left can offer today is one of equitable citizenship for all.
The Dorner incident, like all incidents involving madmen, requires us to consider the madness that structures life in America.
The media is debating food politics — and missing the mark.
How an uncompromising spirit lead the CTU to victory.