In the 1960s, America discovered the problem of child abuse. But instead of universal childcare, we got prisons.
Meagan Day is a staff writer at Jacobin.
Luring corporations like Amazon with hefty tax breaks impoverishes cities and starves public services. We should put an end to it once and for all.
Under New York City’s byzantine property tax system, billionaires pay lower rates than bus drivers.
Some CEOs are endorsing Medicare for All. For socialists, that could be a trap.
For years, the media was filled with stories about jobs going unfilled due to a lack of qualified workers. Now we know how wrong they were.
A new study finds an alarming rise in a novel form of psychological distress. Call it “neoliberal perfectionism.”
America’s patchwork system of social services makes it hard to care for ourselves.
Trump’s assault on Medicaid highlights the cancer at the heart of the US welfare state: means-testing.
Go ahead and watch Tom Brady play football today, but whatever you do, don’t read his book.
How real estate barons and investment bankers plotted the destruction of working-class New York.
Once a year, the rich decide that “the undeserving poor” need help after all.
We should expand voting rights to advance democracy — not just the Democratic Party.
The government runs a publicly funded spy training program for corporate America. It’s called the CIA.
Under Ed Lee, San Francisco was remade into a playground for tech capitalists and real estate developers.
With its assault on the estate tax, the GOP is demonstrating that it’s not even under the thumb of the 1 percent, but the 0.2 percent.
Class conflict isn’t something we choose to engage in. It’s just how capitalism works.
What happens when your moral code is tied to the bottom line.
The post office can offer financial services that private banks won’t. In fact, it's done it before.
Forget rationing and waiting lists. Socialized medicine delivers comforts and convenience that Americans can only dream about.
Socialists have played a key role in the fight for single payer in California. Their campaign has lessons for organizers everywhere.