All Views Articles for 2016-08-10

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Dave Johnson
Trump Trade Position Is Opposite Of What People Think It Is
One of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s stronger economic appeals to working-class voters is his position on trade. Trump understands that people are upset that “trade” deals have...
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Elizabeth Henderson
Trump Taj Mahal Workers Continue Strike Despite Impending Closure
On a recent scorching Sunday afternoon in Atlantic City, New Jersey, more than two dozen striking workers from UNITE HERE Local 54 walked in a tight circle on the boardwalk in front of the Trump Taj...
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suffocating black wealth Dedrick Asante-Muhammad, Chuck Collins
America’s Racial Wealth Divide Is Nothing Short of Shocking
It would take the average black family 228 years to accrue the same amount of wealth that white families have today.
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Jorge Villarreal
To Stop Climate Change, Don’t Just Cut Carbon. Redistribute Wealth.
Climate disruption is inextricably linked to economic inequality. Serious climate solutions must be, too.
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Jay Walljasper
Healthy Snack Invented on Indian Reservation Now Faces Stiff Corporate Competition
Pine Ridge reservation is one of the poorest places in the United States. But hope is rising about the success of a buffalo-and-berry snack bar invented there, which is turning some of its profits back to the community.
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Vandana Shiva
Free People from ‘Dictatorship’ of the 0.01%
“The only way to counter globalisation—just a plot of land in some central place, keep it covered in grass, let there be a single tree, even a wild tree.” This is how dear friend and eminent writer...
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paul ryan John Nichols
Paul Ryan Won His Primary, But He’s Still the GOP’s Fading Star
The only time we hear from Ryan anymore is when Donald Trump talks about him.
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Jim Hightower
Rampaging Debt Collectors are Committing Highway Robbery
Some corporations engage in such abusive consumer rip-offs that they're just plain evil. But then there are some profiteers that dig even deeper into the dark void of their corporate souls to achieve...
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Peter Dreier
Donald Trump and the ‘Banality of Evil’
Donald Trump’s comment on Tuesday about how “Second Amendment people” could stop Hillary Clinton if she gets elected is hardly subtle. This is a clear provocation to commit murder, however he and his...
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