Forget the working class. The term is passé, as is the so-called and usually undefined great mushy middle class moves into its rightful place at the center of everyone's concerns.
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If you ever wanted to know anything about the comic book industry, this is an interview you don't want to miss! Part 1 can be found here.
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"Balancing the budget" and "deficit reduction" have become code for shifting the benefits of government spending to corporations away from workers.
From the shadows, a "non-party" has emerged called the No Labels, claiming to be comprised of Democrats, Republicans, and Independents. The other 63 p...
However preordained the financial crisis was, it's remarkable how long its architects kept the game going. They managed to sustain the unsustainable for five years -- roughly from 2002 into late 2006.
The Reagan years inundated American homeowners with advertising campaigns encouraging them to borrow against their homes to take dream vacations. This was the first time, in history, when people imagined the way to get rich was to run in to debt.
We first became aware of the "Will-the-real-Michael-Hudson-please-stand-up?" problem years ago when we started getting compliments from friends and colleagues for each others work.
Yesterday it was security, today's it's recovery: another nifty, ubiquitous word that means a whole lot of different things to different people.
Latvia should not pay back its loans to Sweden says renowned economist Dr. Michael Hudson. I interviewed him after reading his piece;
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A hero road worker saved his buddy's life but lost his leg when they were both struck by an out-of-control car driven by a woman who was high on crack...
Johanna and her partners have an incredibly difficult task ahead of them. However, forcing a quick referendum on EU membership should not be the cornerstone of our rebuilding effort.
Why are the countries that have accepted IMF assistance in the past -- such as South Korea and Argentina -- so bitter over the experience?
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