Oct 17, 2010
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A look at the Job Training Partnership Program that was introduced today by the White House.
Sep 29, 2010
A University of Chicago Law School professor complains that he is struggling to get by with a $400,000 annual family income. IPS Fellow, Sanho Tree, has a two line response for him.
Sep 6, 2010
The best way to address budget deficits is to put people back to work so they can pay their share of taxes.
Aug 20, 2010
In occupied Iraq, the population living in urban slums has skyrocketed. Why haven’t we heard more about this shocking statistic?
Jul 12, 2010
GOP hysteria throws goodness, and American families, under the bus.
Jul 12, 2010
Either you’re too big to fail or too small to matter.
Jul 8, 2010
United Farm Workers uses a creative campaign to build support for reform.
May 26, 2010
Yet another partisan fight in Congress over whether the long-term unemployed should continue to collect benefits is looming.
May 24, 2010
For communities that were already in economic freefall before this recession, it’s a catastrophe.
May 10, 2010
Denying benefits is a messy process, so Talx comes in to do the dirty chore.
Mar 1, 2010
We have a long-term growth in income disparity between rich and middle-class, which has since been mostly obscured by the recent meltdown.
Jan 14, 2010
Racial inequality is a reality we still need to address four decades after MLK’s assassination.
Dec 8, 2009
Nine months into the stimulus, with double-digit unemployment, we need a full-scale emergency relief plan.
Dec 7, 2009
Like the levees in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, the safety net is failing Americans battered by the ‘Great Recession’ of 2008-2009.