IPS’ John Cavanagh joins in a discussion with Congressman John Conyers, Jr. on International Human Rights Day.
Comparing Hugo Chavez’s accomplishments to his U.S. obits was like taking a trip through Alice’s looking glass.
Why is the Obama administration pressing Europeans to increase military spending? And what should it matter to Washington if Britain remains in the EU?
The Republican obstruction of job-boosting policies helps the GOP run against a bad economy.
Finance should once again support the real economy of goods and services.
DC youth between the ages of 16 to 19 are in crisis. They are experiencing unemployment levels 2.3 times the national average.
Too many top economic commentators are drawn from a pool of talking heads and economists who treat the welfare of corporations as a top priority.
Conservatives who want jobless Americans seeking unemployment benefits to submit to mandatory drug testing have a hidden motive.
Conservative lawmakers want to drug-test the unemployed.
With apologies to David Letterman and millions of other habitual list makers, here’s my top-10 wish list for this year.
Unemployed and under-employed Americans are enduring hiring discrimination as well as financial and emotional distress.
The economy looks good to John Paulson, since he made $5 billion last year.
There are 46.2 million Americans living in poverty.
Millions of jobless Americans can’t get work precisely because they’re out of work.
John Cavanagh, Director of the Institute for Policy Studies, responds to President Obama’s jobs speech.