A good welfare state is more than just a safety net. It's a foundation on top of which people can build their lives.
The massive increase in incomes at the top is driven mostly by capital.
If we want to create a fair and egalitarian society, we must confront capital directly.
Marriage and high school diplomas are a distraction. To end poverty, we simply have to structure our economy to ensure nobody falls below the poverty line.
Don't believe the critics: a new report shows California's single-payer plan is eminently affordable.