The destruction of the middle class

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Why Are Shootings Up in New York City? We Asked Four People on the Front Lines

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 23/12/2020 - 9:34pm in

"Becaue Covid" may not fully explain the rise in shootings in New York and other big cities.

Who Loses Out From Covid-Induced Changes in Buying Patterns?

Why for some sectors of the economy, life after Covid may never be the same.

Antitrust Spring

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 21/12/2020 - 9:29pm in

Regulators and officials are dusting off antitrust rule books to go after tech monopolists.

Why We Need to Adopt Friedrich Engels’ Thinking on Science in These Times

Friedrich Engels work on working class included describing how capitalists would not contrain their environmental damage.

Do Billionaires Destroy Democracy and Capitalism?

The US can draw on its Gilded Age to bring its billionaires to heel.

Study of 50 Years of Tax Cuts For Rich Confirms ‘Trickle Down’ Theory Is an Absolute Sham

Another nail in the trickle down economics coffin. Too bad that vampire-like, it keeps coming back.

Americans’ Hunger During the Coronavirus Pandemic – Here’s What’s Happening in Los Angeles County

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 17/12/2020 - 7:34pm in

More and more Americans are suffering from hunger due to Covid economic stress, as Los Angeles demonstrates.

Pain: The Next Public Health Challenge

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 14/12/2020 - 9:35pm in

Pain – the top joint problem in the US – differs by education.

DoorDash Delivery Workers Would Need to Toil for Two Days to Buy a Single Share of Their $60 Billion Company

A look at how DoorDash exploits its workers, and how they and some legislators are seeking to change that.

Why America’s Future Depends on Rebuilding Our Factories

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 09/12/2020 - 4:33pm in

Bringing factories back to the US would have been a good idea 20 years ago. Hard to see how we get there from here now.