Economy

Nika Knight, staff writer
Bernie Sanders speaks at a protest against SEC nominee Jay Clayton
Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) rallied against President Donald Trump's nominee to head the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Wall Street lawyer Jay Clayton, alongside other progressive leaders late Wednesday. Clayton, a corporate lawyer who helped Wall Street defy regulators and get billions of dollars in...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Norway now holds the title of the world's happiest country, according to a new...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Finance ministers for the Group of 20 (G20), which comprises the world's...

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While progressive attention is largely focused on the national calamities daily inflicted by Trump et al, some Black Lives Matter activists are also urging resistance at the state and local level, where the country's 32 GOP-led legislatures can do plenty of harm. Now the anti-police-violence Campaign Zero has created a helpful new tool: A state-by-state breakdown of bills threatening women, protesters, LGBTQ, people of color et al to help you fight back at home.