Citizen-led initiatives scored big wins in the midterms. But now this form of direct democracy is under attack.
The acclaimed author and activist had a 40-year history with the Institute for Policy Studies, first as a staff member and later as a project leader and board member.
But it needs to be a first step, not the last.
There’s an easy way to cap sky-high CEO salaries and limit outrageous pay gaps — and it would actually work.
What Do Black Immigrant Domestic Workers in the Time of Covid-19 Teach Us About Building a Resilient Care Infrastructure?
It was poverty that made the pandemic so deadly. We shouldn’t compound the tragedy of 1 million COVID-19 deaths by letting it continue.
Roe doesn’t just protect abortion rights. It’s the keystone that keeps politicians out of the most intimate aspects of our lives.
Executive action to cancel $50,000 in student loan debt would increase Black wealth by 40 percent.
This tax season, I’d rather fund green jobs and disease control than jets that spontaneously combust. Wouldn’t you?
Less than one percent of the Pentagon’s new $782 billion budget is marked for Kyiv. About 50 times as much will go to for-profit corporations.
If the minimum wage had increased as much as Wall Street bonuses since 1985, it would be worth $61.75 today.
Increasing military aid in Ukraine could thwart peace talks between Russia and Ukraine — which appeared to be making progress in the past few days.
It’s not enough to say no to war. We urgently need our government to invest in real human needs for all, instead of further militarizing our planet.
The legislation gets rid of a manufactured financial burden that has threatened the ability of USPS to provide good jobs and universal service.