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Business

Workers Want to Redefine Work

Do workers now have the upper hand? If you’ve noticed on retail store windows and restaurant operations, many “Help Wanted” signs appear. At the same time, many people suggest that since the working class is being supported by the government right now, workers have become “lazy” for “experiencing socialism.” Some employers joined the chorus by […]

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Government

Election 2014: Corporations Triumph , Progressive Victories, and Roadmap for Democratic Revival

November 5, 2014 by Peter Dreier Election 2014: This post first appeared on BillMoyers.com. MUNCIE, Indiana – Tuesday’s Republican wave of election victories did not reflect public opinion or the public mood. Instead it was the result of the GOP’s triumph in changing the rules of democracy to favor big business and conservative interest groups, […]