Binta Baxter

Binta Baxter is a freelance journalist with a background in nonprofit management in the economic, environmental, and social justice realms. She has a degree in political science from the University of Arizona and lives in Denver with her husband. Send her an email at bintabaxter [at] mail [dot] com.

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017
How the Student Loan Industry, Trump, and Neoliberals Are Creating a Nation of Serfs
Most of the discussion about student debt in the United States has centered on its excessiveness, the negative impact it has on home-buying for the next generation, various refinancing schemes, and (for the grossly uninformed) how borrowers simply need to ‘pay what they owe.' However, the untold...
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Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Trump's Budget Is a Blueprint for a Banana Republic-Style Military Dictatorship
The Trump Administration has officially unveiled its proposed budget to "Make America Great Again," and by all accounts it’s a total flop. Most news outlets are ignoring are the greater implications of what is proposed in the budget itself—the society America would become if the Trump budget became...
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