Donald Trump’s 21st Century Fake Populism

Republished with permission from TomDispatch.com Our president isn’t a populist, but he’s happy to play one on TV. By Rajan Menon / TomDispatch

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Inconvenient Truths About Migration

Commentary from Project Syndicate BY ROBERT SKIDELSKYStandard economic theory says that net inward migration, like free trade, benefits the native population

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Trade Deals with Real Gains: A Path Forward

Republished with permission from CEPR Written by Dean Baker Presentation by Dean Baker at “What is the Future of International Trade?”

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Ugly Stuff: GOP Tax and Budget Plans Will Destroy Finances of Average Americans With Sick Elders or Family Members With Disabilities

Originally published on ALTERNET Tax breaks for the rich, while the GOP targets healthcare safety nets for society’s most vulnerable.

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Once taboo, socialism finds comrades among US millennials

While working as an electrician Lee Carter received a literal shock, through one hand and across the chest, that jolted

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Germany’s Dangerous Obsession

Commentary from Project Syndicate BY JEAN PISANI-FERRY The European Union’s ability to respond to global and internal challenges will depend

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Can Trump Deliver on Economic Issues With China?

Originally published by the Center for American Progress By Melanie Hart This week President Donald Trump will visit Beijing for his second

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Four things the Paradise Papers tell us about global business and political elites

  Ronen Palan, City, University of London The so-called Paradise Papers may sound familiar – leaked documents from a law

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‘Paradise Papers’ reveal tax haven secrets of the rich

The financial secrets of the world’s elite have been revealed in a huge leak of documents. The material, which has

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The Tax Scam We Know and the Tax Scam We Don’t Know

Republished with permission from CEPR By Dean Baker Originally published on Truthout, See the article on the original site There has

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