February 10, 2017

What Could a 2017 General Strike Look Like?

First, let’s get over the mythical notion of a general strike where every worker sets down their tools because a union calls for it — or someone sends a tweet suggesting it. Neither is going to happen. But effective general strikes have happened in lots of other ways.

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December 8, 2016

A Quick Primer on Why Steve Mnuchin is an Asshole

Trump’s pick for the next U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, Steve Mnuchin, has a lot of super smart people seeing red. So for those of us who don’t understand reverse mortgages or itemized deductions, here’s a plain-English guide to all the ways Steve Mnuchin is an asshole. 1. He worked for Goldman Sachs After spending… Read more »

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