The American Staff
Mark Leon Goldberg
In Minnesota, progressive taxes and social spending have created more and better-paying jobs than next-door neighbor Wisconsin has created through tax and spending cuts.
Like his Republican friends, Netanyahu is stained by his embrace of Trump.
At stake: job outsourcing benefits for corporate America
Eliza Newlin Carney
Special interests and foreign governments hold disproportionate sway in this administration, and the money funneled to Trump’s personal lawyer is just the tip of the iceberg.
K. Sabeel Rahman
How corporations became legal “persons” and how we the people might regain sovereignty
Republicans on and off the bench are moving to kill unions. But millennials—the most pro-union generation since the 1930s—may yet find a way to organize.
As local newspapers shrink and many of the national media close local bureaus, we depend increasingly on coverage by reporters who parachute into communities. But even the best are likely to be a step behind events.
Subsidizing market prices to make housing affordable is a losing strategy. There’s a better way—on display for a century in Vienna.
How Uber and Lyft tend to widen disparities of race and class in urban transportation systems
Madeline Janis, who pioneered local hiring agreements, is now enlisting cities to have railcars and buses made in America—by union workers.