The American Staff
The American Prospect
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.
The president's plan does little but add another battering ram to his ongoing economic war against America’s allies.
At stake: job outsourcing benefits for corporate America
Angela Peoples & Mariah Montgomery
If this is how Amazon treats its first hometown, what does that mean for cities competing for its new headquarters?
This is American democracy's stress test. We have only limited time to pass it.
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.
Madeline Janis, who pioneered local hiring agreements, is now enlisting cities to have railcars and buses made in America—by union workers.