#Neoliberalism is defined by lower taxes on corporations & the wealthy, free trade agreements (ie. NAFTA), deregulation, and privatization and has determined the “public agenda” since Reagan.
Germany is one of the world’s richest countries, but inequality is on the rise. The wealthy are pulling ahead, while the poor are falling behind.
Plans unveiled this week for broad-based US tax cuts would mostly benefit the very rich while lowering government revenues by $2.4 trillion over a decade, …
Fran Marion and Bridget Hughes are leading voices in Stand Up Kansas City, part of the Fight for $15 movement that aims raise the minimum wage across the US
Nick Macpherson says it’s ‘time to move on’ from QE, nearly 10 years after the financial crash, because of its unwanted side-effects
Under Thatcher and Blair, it looked unassailable. But now both Britain’s main parties are turning away from unfettered capitalism. By Andy Beckett
In pushing for Brexit, the powerful have exploited marginalised people’s fears and needs. The left must help them to take back control
Toxic air set to cause as many as 9 million premature deaths a year around the world in the next four decades, with economic costs rising to trillions a year
“Refugees have a lot to contribute as workers, entrepreneurs, innovators, taxpayers, consumers and investors,” the report notes. “Refugees have already suffered enough. It is in …