Matt Taibbi, true to form, has a very thorough look back at the financial crisis of 2008. Read it here … More
It took a little prodding, but Senator Elizabeth Warren did admit to Mehdi Hasan on the Deconstructed podcast that there are not enough Democrats willing to stand up to Wall Street.
the first link presented is from… the National Review. I guess it is no surprise that the most vocal opponents would have the most links in search results.
Economics professor Stephanie Kelton discusses Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) on this episode of the Majority Report. Kelton explains why the world didn’t explode … More
No, seriously. This actually happened in America. http://www.jwj.org/aetna-raises-wages-proves-that-corporations-dont-need-to-rely-on-state-assistance
Some doofus thinks low wages are inspirational and we should all be really glad because, uh, motivation! http://thinkprogress.org/economy/2015/05/22/3661840/shania-twain-mcdonalds-wages/
The recent jobs report showed the US economy added many more jobs than expected, and this has helped to push … More
The latest jobs report showed the US economy added 321,000 jobs in November, which was significantly more than expected. Wages … More
San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors just unanimously passed a measure called the Retail Workers Bill of Rights. This would grant … More
While we may be upset that our Congress is away on another 35 week fundraising vacation, we should be relieved … More