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If the minimum wage had kept up with Wall Street bonuses, it would be worth $33 today, instead of just $7.25.
The administration has discussed warehousing refugee children at the notorious prison.
Here’s a stat for International Workers’ Day that’s giving us hope.
A tiny uptick in wages won’t do much to help Americans squeezed by debt and facing rising prices for medicine, child care, housing, and other essentials.
“People shouldn’t have to crowdfund for their health care. We wanted PhRMA to have to face firsthand the toll their greed takes on Americans across our country.”
In an interview with CounterSpin, Basav Sen says the U.S. should fund international climate mitigation and climate adaptation policies.
If you like looking good, you ought to fear what rising levels of inequality are doing to America’s apparel future.
My child has fought her whole life for her right to exist. This administration wants to take that away.
With Trump and Bolton at the helm, the international arms control regime is effectively dead. But could that spark a new movement for disarmament?