Debt

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
tear gas
While "inhumane and strikingly antidemocratic" budget cuts are imposed on the U.S. territory, outrage after law enforcement used tear gas and rubber bullets to break up May Day demonstrations
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
student debt caps
A Bard College study found "policies like student debt cancellation can be a...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
"Consumers have little chance of justice when our courts take the debt collector's side in almost every case—even to the point of ordering people jailed until they pay up," says report author Jennifer Turner. (Photo: Bill Smith/flickr/cc)
New ACLU publication looks at how "debt collection industry uses prosecutors...