Wednesday, October 20, 2021

‘You only get what you’re organized to take’—lessons from the National Union of the...

“You can’t talk about the problems of poverty — the pain of it, the daily struggles to survive, the plight, the fight and the insight — without involving the newly emerging leaders from the growing ranks of the poor.”

Why America needs a national program of paid sick and family leave

America remains the only major industrialized country without a universal paid leave program.

Better family planning can improve public health, inequality and the environment

Smaller, more sustainable families would create massive long-term savings and catalyze sustainable development.

Regulating tech is only half the job: Changing the underlying attitudes is the real...

Culture is largely responsible for up to 80% and more of what goes on in organizations.

On America’s residential caste system—and how to abolish it

Are segregated U.S. cities organized as a residential caste system?

From Tucker Carlson to Epik, mainstreaming hate and paranoia for profit

From the Great Replacement theory to anti-mask and anti-vaccination propaganda, the far right is finding niches that allow them to draw ever larger numbers of people to their reactionary, anti-science views.

What the expanded child Tax credit means to me

Now families like mine, and every other family with kids, get life-changing help deposited directly into their bank accounts.

China – Cultural revolution 2.0 and great leap backward?

Young people in China and America face similar problems. Both countries need a profound revolution but it must be real and ground up, not a populist sham from those in power.

Stopping crime by removing incentives

We can eliminate the need to use crime for economic support by providing economic support.

Personal interview: Professor Mark Skidmore What are the Prospects for Peace?

Mark Skidmore talks about how the role of everyday citizens in affecting the relationship the U.S. now has and will have with the rest of the world community.