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Someone Come Get the Rich People

The rich people are officially doing too much.

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No Seriously, Fuck You, Andrew Cuomo

We know how this went the first time. We can't let it happen again.

COVID

‘Personal Responsibility’ Won’t Save Us From a Pandemic

We're in this crisis because governments have abandoned us—not because of individual failure.

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I Can’t Wait to Have Pandemic Fun at America’s Biggest Indoor Waterpark

Just what we needed during a third COVID wave amid a pandemic in a state with a double-digit positivity rate.

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The Fight Is Never Over

A tumultuous week in the digital media labor movement is a reminder that the struggle for basic workers' rights is eternal.

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Here Are Some of Your IRS Horror Stories

"That $600 bill literally halved my ‘disposable' income for the year."

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Send Us Your IRS Horror Stories

We want to hear from you (and we'll keep you anonymous).

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If Trump’s Taxes Make You Mad Let Me Introduce You to American Capitalism

Our tax system invites manipulation by anyone rich enough to do it.

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How to Do Labor Journalism 101

Discourse Blog's best stories about work and workers.

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The Eviction Crisis Should Be Biden’s Top Priority

It's both a dire moral emergency and good politics.

The Economy
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Why They’re Not Calling It a Strike

Acknowledging that most of us are workers and workers can withhold their labor is a stark challenge to the status quo. It also doesn't happen all that often.

Labor

Black Lives Matter on the Picket Line

Striking New Orleans sanitation workers fight for respect. 

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The Post Office Is For Everybody

Trump is murdering one of our best things.

The Economy
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Discourses With: Two Chicago Tenants’ Rights Organizers

"With all the evictions that are coming forth, landlords will just do whatever they want to."

Workers

Caught in the Ripple

What the pandemic did to my father.

The Discourse

Seriously, Just Give Us the Goddamn Money

It turns out that just giving people money works really well. So, naturally, the government wants to stop.

The Economy
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Labor Needs to Kick the Cops Out Now

Here's why.

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Just Give People Money!

People need cash, but Washington is turning to its usual, absurd playbook instead.

Congress
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The Tragic Farce of Another Media ‘Restructuring’

"They come in and say, ‘We love what you do, now do it this way.'"

Death of Media
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What Will It Take for Me to Leave?

I love journalism. I can't stop thinking about quitting it.

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