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Robert Reich

Robert Reich

Robert Reich, is the Chancellor’s Professor of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley, and a senior fellow at the Blum Center for Developing Economies. He served as secretary of labor in the Clinton administration, for which Time magazine named him one of the 10 most effective cabinet secretaries of the twentieth century. His book include:  "Aftershock" (2011), "The Work of Nations" (1992), "Beyond Outrage" (2012) and, "Saving Capitalism" (2016). He is also a founding editor of The American Prospect magazine, former chairman of Common Cause, a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and co-creator of the award-winning documentary, "Inequality For All." Reich's newest book is "The Common Good" (2019). He's co-creator of the Netflix original documentary "Saving Capitalism," which is streaming now.


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Candidates Who Deny Election Results Should Be Barred From Public Office

American democracy is based on our commitments to be bound by the outcomes of elections.

Robert Reich ·


Trump's Latest Threat Is a Doozy and Requires Four Responses

We are dealing with a sociopathic narcissist who wants nothing more than to divide the nation over himself.

Robert Reich ·


The Rail Strike Was Averted For Now, But Employers Take Notice

Like so many other industries, the underlying railroad problem has boiled down to soaring demand and unmitigated corporate greed.

Robert Reich ·


In Praise of Teachers

The start of another school year: a tribute to our teachers and to the one who changed my life.

Robert Reich ·


The Battle to Protect American Democracy Is the Most Important Battle of Our Lifetimes

There can be no middle ground in the fight between democracy and authoritarian fascism.

Robert Reich ·


The GOP's Second-Largest Big Lie: They Care About Working Class People

The Republican Party has been going all out to help its major backers avoid paying taxes.

Robert Reich ·


The Violence at the Heart of Trumpism

Violence is coming from Trump Republicans whose incendiary statements are fueling violence and threats of violence across America.

Robert Reich ·


Big Donors, Small Donors, and the Fight for Democracy

Big donors are giving more to Republicans. More small donors are giving to Democrats. Where will this lead?

Robert Reich ·

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