Europe’s Poverty Time Bomb

Commentary from Project Syndicate BY EDOARDO CAMPANELLA Poverty, especially among the young, has been a growing problem across many European countries

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Trump and National Neoliberalism, Revisited

Donald Trump = Editorial credit: Frederic Legrand – COMEO / Shutterstock.com This article appeared originally on Dollars&Sense BY SASHA BREGER-BUSH

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The Economists Who Stole Christmas

Commentary from Project Syndicate BY YANIS VAROUFAKIS How might opposing schools of economic thought – from neoclassical and Keynesian to Libertarian

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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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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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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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The Case Against Free-Market Capitalism

Commentary from Project Syndicate BY NGAIRE WOODS In the United Kingdom and around the world, neoliberalism is on trial, and the

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Teachers Unions Under Attack From Republicans and Sell-Out Democrats

Originally published on ALTERNET While conservatives take aim at teachers unions via the Supreme Courts, weakening them via “impact litigation”

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