Media Econ 101

A Back-to-School Lesson for 2018: As Elites Cut, the Masses Build

Iran hit by new round of US economic sanctions

Obama on Globalization: A Success Story


People Bussed across US to Cut Cities’ Homeless Populations - Validated Independent News

More Amazon workers speak out against atrocious working conditions

The View’s Meghan McCain Flips Out After Co-Hosts Challenge Her on Healthcare As a Human Right: 'It Makes Me Seem Compassionless!’


Trump’s Giant “F-You” to Working People: Playing Games with Capital Gains Tax Rates

Brutal Billionaires’ Big Border Bucks

The Privatization of Puerto Rico's Public Schools Has Begun


Donald Trump to propose 25-percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese imports: source

Koch-Backed Think Tank Finds That “Medicare for All” Would Cut Health Care Spending and Raise Wages. Whoops.

How European Workers Coordinated This Month’s Massive Amazon Strike—And What Comes Next

GOOD NEWS: the government is finally prepared for Brexit. BAD NEWS: start stockpiling spam. | The Canary

“You Can’t Eat GDP”: Workers Struggle as Trump and Corporate Media Tout Growth

Afraid of “Political Repercussions,” HUD Delayed Action on Crumbling Public Housing — ProPublica

2020 Democrats Band Together to Call for Puerto Rico Debt Cancellation

Fake Interview With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Was Satire, Not Hoax, Conservative Pundit Says


Kushner Companies Loses a Key Motion in Class Action Filed by Baltimore Tenants — ProPublica

The Next Global Financial Crisis is Inevitable (Pt 1/2)


Jeff Bezos’s fortune has come at the expense of workers and society not receiving their fair share

Police beat up Amazon strikers in Spain

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos: The richest man in modern history

As Bezos Becomes Richest Man in Modern History, Amazon Workers Mark #PrimeDay With Strikes Against Low Pay and Brutal Conditions

Boots Riley’s Dystopian Satire “Sorry to Bother You” Is an Anti-Capitalist Rallying Cry for Workers


Localization: a Strategic Alternative to Globalized Authoritarianism

Government Contractor Acknowledges Migrant Children Were Held Overnight in Vacant Office Building

Leadership Of Puerto Rico's Electric Utility Crumbles Amid Power Struggle

How the Fight Against Affirmative Action at Harvard Could Threaten Rich Whites — ProPublica

Amazon Is One Step Closer To Taking a Cut on Literally Every Economic Transaction

Months After GOP Approved $1.5T Giveaway to Rich, Ocasio-Cortez Shreds Those Questioning How to Pay for Bold Proposals Like Medicare for All

The Sordid History of Infant Formula and Trump’s Attempt To Bully, Blackmail & Threaten Third World Countries

Govt economic advisor warns British defence planners that growth is ending

France's President Macron: Africans Should Get Over a Century of Murderous Colonialism (Pt. 1/3)


The U.S. Postal Service: Ripe for Privatizing?

Trump Fans Accuse NPR of ‘Taxpayer Funded Partisan Advocacy’ After It Tweets Out the Declaration of Independence — Again

“What to the American Slave Is Your 4th of July?”: James Earl Jones Reads Frederick Douglass’s Historic Speech


Mexico's 'Bernie Sanders' Wins in a Huge Historic Landslide With Mandate to Reshape the Nation

Zero wage Britain: the firms that want you to work for free

Mexico’s elections: The battle at the ballot box, the easiest one ahead

“The King” Director Eugene Jarecki: Elvis Presley’s Rise and Fall Is a Metaphor for America Today


Harley-Davidson Is Moving Some Production Overseas — And It Blamed the Trade War Trump Started

Why Keith Ellison and Jeremy Corbyn Think We Should Cap CEO Pay

Seattle Activists Regroup After Amazon, Other Corporations Defeat Tax To Fund Affordable Housing

Dow Jones Drops GE, A Member Of The Original Industrial Average In 1896

Some of Trump’s Biggest Donors Are Profiting Big-Time on Immigration Detention Centers

Ajit Pai Rushes to Aid Sinclair Before Court Can Kill Merger