Tom Conway / Independent Media InstituteMar 2, 2020
A combination of pension plans, Social Security and personal savings once carried our retirees through their golden years. Not anymore. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
MIKE SCHNEIDER / The Associated PressDec 30, 2019
Immigration restrictions and a perception that the U.S. has fewer economic opportunities than it did a decade ago also adds to the decline. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
KiMi Robinson / TruthdigNov 5, 2016
Some young Americans feel let down by the Constitution's age requirements for those seeking office in the federal government. Now, a thousand of them have signed a petition to allow for a president under age 35. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
KiMi Robinson / TruthdigOct 28, 2016
Young voters are using critical thinking, research and social media engagement to decide whom they want as their next president. The big question is whether they will be motivated to vote for candidates that anger and disappoint them. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigApr 9, 2016
Scared that Sanders would raise your taxes? Many people are, especially after reading what The Nation describes as Vox’s “wildly misleading” calculator of income taxes under the policies of various presidential candidates. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
Sonali Kolhatkar / TruthdigFeb 13, 2015
Instead of dehumanizing our senior citizens, we should be prioritizing eldercare so that not just the rich can go out in comfort and dignity. Dig deeper ( 5 Min. Read )
By Jonathan TaplinAug 27, 2014
There is a sense in which art, politics and economics are all inextricably and symbiotically tied together, but history has proven to us that art serves as a powerful corrective against the dangers of the establishment. Dig deeper ( 10 Min. Read )
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