Day: November 21, 2012

It’s Simple: Cutting the Deficit Will Kill Jobs and Hurt Growth; Taxing the Rich Won’t

By Robert Reich, RobertReich.org I wish President Obama and the Democrats would explain to the nation that the federal budget deficit isn’t the nation’s major economic problem and deficit reduction shouldn’t be our major goal. Our problem is lack ofREAD ON

Stephen Lendman: the media’s Orwellian reporting on Gaza

By Stephen Lendman We’re All Gazans Now The whole world’s watching. Growing millions know. Israel’s a rogue terror state. It’s amoral, brutish, and ruthless. Arabs are murdered for not being Jews. Gazans suffer most of all. Israel’s been terror-bombing themREAD ON

Poverty and the American two-party system

Kate Randall, wsws.org Nearly 50 million people are living in poverty in the United States. This was the dire news delivered eight days after the presidential election in a report from the US Census Bureau. The new report’s findings—which factorREAD ON