Why Everyone Does Better When Employees Have a Say in the Workplace – To succeed on the world stage, companies in the U.S. need a stronger employee voice.

By William Lazonick and Tony Huzzard – In manufacturing plants all over the world, both managers and workers have discovered that when employees are involved in workplace decision-making, productivity rises. So in the United States, it made national news when … Continue reading

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Why Does Hollywood Celebrate Fraudsters Who Rip Us Off?

By Lynn Parramore – Movies like “The Wolf of Wall Street” have but one message: Take the money and run. December 30, 2013 Margot Robbie, who plays the wife of hard-partying stock swindler Jordan Belfort in The Wolf of Wall Street, explains … Continue reading

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21 Ways Canada’s Single-Payer System Beats Obamacare

By Ralph Nader – Canadian style single-payer healthcare is simple, affordable, comprehensive and universal—dream on, America. November 22, 2013  Dear America: Costly complexity is baked into Obamacare. No health insurance system is without problems but Canadian style single-payer full Medicare … Continue reading

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Plutocrats’ New Pitch: Let Us Rob You Now So You Can Plan Ahead for Poverty

By Lynn Parramore – Peter Peterson & Co. kindly want to take your Social Security away to prevent you from imagining a dignified future. Somehow, I’ve wound up on the mailing list for a group of oligarchs campaigning to swindle Americans … Continue reading

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Obama and Media Pushing Larry – ‘The Looter’ – Summers for the Fed and Blocking the Woman Who Should Lead

By Lynn Parramore — Who will win the battle to choose the next head of the Federal Reserve? On Sunday, New York Times readers were greeted with the image of Larry Summers splashed across the front page, looking like a visionary statesman gazing … Continue reading

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