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Are Crazed Commies Running American Corporations?

If we agree that economic justice is a defining issue for socialism, then complaining that CEOs and business owners have made an abrupt left-turn is patently ludicrous.
Carl Rhodes ·


Economic Devastation From Climate Crisis Like Two Covid-19 Pandemics Per Year by 2050: Analysis

But Oxfam International says 2021 "could be a turning point if governments grasp the challenge to create a safer more liveable planet for all."

Jon Queally, staff writer ·


Your Friendly Banker

In the first quarter of 2021, all previous profit records for banks were shattered. They made $76.8 billion in that quarter.

Christopher Brauchli ·


G7 Countries Reach Deal on 15% Global Minimum Tax Rate for Multinational Corporations

One critic of the agreement said that "by settling for anything less than a 25% tax rate, the G7 is telling their citizens and the world that they're willing to keep the race to the bottom alive and kicking."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Biden Faces Backlash Over 'Shameful' Capitulation to GOP Governors as They End Unemployment Lifelines

"You only take back the lifeline when people aren't drowning," said Claire Guzdar of the Groundwork Collaborative.

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


GOP Governors' Termination of Jobless Aid Could Cost Local Economies Over $12 Billion: Report

"If states proceed with their plans to end these critical programs, they will be ripping the rug out from under millions of Americans and further hindering our economic recovery."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


The Tax Foundation Uses Mythical Taxpayers to Cause Alarm Over Proposals That Only Impact the Wealthiest Among Us

No actual taxpayers are going to face anything remotely close to the tax rate critics of the Biden tax plan are claiming.

Bob Lord ·


Biden Under Fire for Leaving Student Debt Cancellation Out of Racial Justice Plan

"You cannot begin to address the racial wealth gap without addressing the student loan debt crisis."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


World's Peasant Farmers Unveil 'Anti-Imperialist Manifesto' in Defense of Nature

"Putting a stop to capitalist barbarism is the central task of our time."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


'Just Give People Money': Study Finds Covid Survival Checks Reduced Food Insecurity, Alleviated Anxiety

"It turns out, relieving a lot of everyday hardship can be done very simply and directly by giving poor people money and support. Who knew?"

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


UN Labor Agency Finds Pandemic Pushed Over 100 Million Workers Into Poverty

The Covid-19 crisis has exacerbated preexisting inequalities and undermined progress on poverty reduction, gender equality, and battling child and forced labor, according to the International Labor Organization.

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·

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