A prophetic editorial written before Donald Trump caved after flight attendants and other aviation workers refused to show up to work.
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The massive protest that is boiling over into other countries needs anti-capitalist politics to fulfill its promise.
The government and politicians are lying about “insufficient” funds. Actually, there is enough money to fully fund checks through 2034 and to pay 79 percent of payments through 2095, UNLESS they manage to steal it from Social Security.
Why Prop. 10 failed in California
Why worker’s paychecks can’t pay the bills — in the richest country in the world.
Notable for its mind-boggling facts about the existence of staggering amounts of what Marx called “fictitious capital.”
While endlessly covering Trump’s false NAFTA-supplanting deal with Mexico at the end of August, the U.S. press avoided reporting on how very bad any free trade agreement is for the working class.
Amazon led the crusade to kill a progressive “head tax” in Seattle, designed to alleviate the city’s homeless crisis.
Some economists want us to believe that high unemployment is better for the economy!
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson calls rules against racist segregation a “failed socialist experiment.”