Tag Archive for: economy

It’s time to tax financial transactions

By Katrina vanden Heuvel, WashingtonPost.com On Friday at midnight, the sequester…

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Understanding the Fiscal Cliff (In 2 Minutes 30 Seconds)

Robert Reich, HuffingtonPost.com

Democrats, here are eight principles to guide you in the coming showdown over the fiscal cliff:

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Despite Recession, Union Standards Remain Strong as Non-Union Conditions Erode Drastically

During the months of August and September, PASNAP undertook a survey of many…

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Is America Broke? Not With a Robin Hood Tax

By John Nichols, TheNation.com

When The Nation published its “People’s Platform” prior to the recent Republican and Democratic conventions, the first plank in the proposal to move our politics in “a more boldly progressive direction” was a call for a Robin Hood Tax.

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