Policy as if people mattered
Feb 11, 2014
How to ensure Obama’s minimum wage order is enforced
Feb 04, 2014
One of the best mechanisms for increasing voter turnout is given short shrift
Jan 30, 2014
The federal government pays a lot of money for the rich to retire.
Jan 28, 2014
In his State of the Union, Obama will announce an executive order so federal contractors earn over $10.10 an hour.
Jan 22, 2014
A better wage for federal contractors can't wait.
Jan 17, 2014
Capitalists used to care about inequality.
Jan 15, 2014
Cities are inspiring each other to do better.
Jan 09, 2014
Blaming declining marriage for rising poverty is backwards in many ways.
Jan 07, 2014
Welcome to conservative politics, where everybody's fleecing somebody.
Jan 06, 2014
If enacting a Universal Basic Income makes a state Communist, then Alaska fits the mold.
Dec 12, 2013
Although the FAMILY Act, introduced today, enjoys bipartisan support, its introduction is just the beginning of a long battle.
Dec 06, 2013
Profitable fast food companies could pay a living wage.
Dec 05, 2013
Denying them decent pay is morally intolerable
Nov 25, 2013
The debate around voter ID law in Wisconsin is representative of whether elected officials can understand the true costs and burdens of being poor, black, and brown in America.
Nov 21, 2013
The amount of money spent on stock buybacks could lift wages by $6 an hour.