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Valerie Vande Panne

Valerie Vande Panne

Valerie Vande Panne is a writing fellow and chief correspondent at Local Peace Economy, a project of the Independent Media Institute. She is an independent journalist whose work has appeared in the Boston Globe Sunday Magazine, Columbia Journalism Review, the Guardian, Politico, and many other publications.

Articles by this author

 

It’s Prime Time to Boycott Amazon

Pledge to boycott Amazon today. Then get what you need from Prime Day

Valerie Vande Panne ·


A Visionary Blueprint to End Poverty—A Moral Budget for 2020

Poor People’s Campaign and Institute for Policy Studies release a “Moral Budget,” ask 2020 candidates to end poverty

Valerie Vande Panne ·


Universal Basic Income: Why a So-Called 'Solution' for Disappearing Jobs Makes Serfs of Us All

UBI is a big distraction from questions we should be asking

Valerie Vande Panne ·


7 Economic Terms That Are Often Used to Trick People Out of Their Money

If it sounds too good to be true, take a closer look beyond the buzzwords

Valerie Vande Panne ·


How the Headwrap Expo Is Helping to Break Cultural Barriers

A major forum offers a path to eliminate stereotypes and foster a deeper understanding of people.

Valerie Vande Panne ·



New Report Brings Clarity to U.S. Arms Manufacturing Role in Global Conflicts

Want to be part of peace? Stop working for, and investing in, these Big 5 arms manufacturers

Valerie Vande Panne ·


How Privatization Sparked the Massive Oklahoma Teacher Uprising

For more than a decade, state legislators—Democrats and Republicans alike—have marched the state off the proverbial financial cliff, then used budget shortfalls to push privatization.

Valerie Vande Panne ·

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