Strong jobs numbers are not enough. The president should keep pushing a bold legislative agenda while deploying every executive tool at his disposal to achieve a more equitable economy.
The “Freedom Convoy” in Canada wants to spread its anti-government, antisocial, and ultimately self-defeating messages far and wide.
Turning up the spotlight on tax dodging by the wealthy would increase momentum for fair taxation to pay for needed public investments.
The America COMPETES bill is part of a dangerous trend of feeding tensions between the U.S. and China.
The people who want to ban Maus or The 1619 Project are the ones who need to read them.
Changing our budget priorities is key to repairing these harms.
Presidential executive action to cancel up to $50,000 in student debts would increase Black wealth by 40 percent.
Some senators say Biden’s social and climate bill costs too much, but comparing it to the military spending plan they just passed suggests otherwise.
Donor-advised funds are set up to provide more benefit to their wealthy donors than to public charities. We can fix that.
Democrats are slashing the Build Back Better bill from $3.5 trillion to $1.75 trillion over ten years. Meanwhile, Pentagon contractors have received $3.4 trillion over the past decade.
Proposals in play to pay for the ambitious public investment plan could help reverse skyrocketing wealth inequality.
Proposals on the table to pay for the Build Back Better Act could rein in offshoring, excessive CEO pay, and wasteful stock buybacks.
Organizers take to the streets to call on Big Pharma to halt its assault on popular reforms to lower prescription drug prices.
Ending enhanced unemployment benefits didn’t get people back to work. It just made them poorer.
Congresswoman Barbara Lee in conversation with Democracy Now’s Amy Goodman, as well as the Institute for Policy Studies’ Tope Folarin, the Friends Committee on National Legislation’s Diane Randall, and Win Without War’s Stephen Miles.