When the game stops: who's really manipulating the market?

When the game stops: who’s really manipulating the market?

‘Hedging’ used to be a way reducing the risk of selling or buying.  Farmers waiting for their harvest to come ...
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For real solution to crisis, build working-class solidarity

For real solution to crisis, build working-class solidarity

Donald Trump made racism the core of his campaign and encouraged the recent coup attempt at the Capitol in order ...
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Wall Street's New Year's party: Dancing on the backs of poor workers

Wall Street’s New Year’s party: Dancing on the backs of poor workers

"Wall Street sets new highs to end 2020," the Associated Press reported on Jan. 1, 2021.  "Wall Street closed out ...
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Dispatches from the housing war

Dispatches from the housing war

Jan. 1 — Millions of renters and homeowners received a last-minute reprieve when President Donald Trump finally signed the (pitiful, ...
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Jeff Bezos says you don't deserve $2,000

Jeff Bezos says you don’t deserve $2,000

Jeff Bezos has a fortune of $194 billion. Just in the United States, over a third of a million people ...
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Billionaires got a trillion. We get $600.

Billionaires got a trillion. We get $600.

After months of doing nothing, the super Scrooge Congress finally provided a little help for poor and working people. We ...
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Why won't Congress deliver badly needed stimulus checks?

Why won’t Congress deliver badly needed stimulus checks?

"Stimulus bill and checks not likely to arrive before Biden takes office," Newsweek reported on Dec. 5.  On Dec. 2, ...
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The war against street merchants

The war against street merchants

Jobless men sold apples during the Great Depression. Ninety years later, many city sidewalks are lined with street merchants trying ...
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NYC postal workers rally

NYC postal workers rally

Postal workers and their supporters demonstrated across the country on Aug. 25. They were protesting the attacks on the postal ...
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"Billionaire landlords have to go!"

“Billionaire landlords have to go!”

Aug. 20 ― Over five hundred people came to New York City's public research library on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue this ...
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