"[P]rofessional-class women, who have reaped a disproportionate share of feminism’s gains, have dominated the feminist movement, and the social distance between them and their less privileged sisters is wide and growing wider," writes Kathleen Geier at The Nation.
Black and Latino working-class activists attempted to hold leading U.S. economic policymakers accountable to communities of color by posing tough questions to 10 Federal Reserve presidents and governors at the institution's annual Jackson Hole Policy Symposium.
After plants closed, the economic, social and psychological effects continued for decades and across generations.
Hillary Clinton and Jill Stein released their personal tax returns this week, putting pressure on rivals Gary Johnson and Donald Trump to release theirs.
Questions linger about the candidate's alleged mob ties. So where is pack journalism when we need it?
As a general laborer for Coca-Cola put it, “We’re making them billions of dollars. Why are we being treated like something you step on in the grass?”
Show us the income equality. Bernie Sanders' economic message worked in Michigan and is resonating with blue-collar workers across America.
“Bernie Sanders and his supporters are bending the arc of history toward justice,” write the magazine’s editors. “We believe such a revolution is not only possible but necessary—and that’s why we’re endorsing Bernie Sanders for president.”
The importance of who gets to set the agenda in the presidential race was brought home by a new poll released this week. Concerns related to race, immigration and attitudes toward Islam divide the country deeply. That's the agenda the Republicans want to be paramount.