Someone Come Get the Rich People
The rich people are officially doing too much.
No Seriously, Fuck You, Andrew Cuomo
We know how this went the first time. We can't let it happen again.
‘Personal Responsibility’ Won’t Save Us From a Pandemic
We're in this crisis because governments have abandoned us—not because of individual failure.
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.
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.
Here Are Some of Your IRS Horror Stories
"That $600 bill literally halved my ‘disposable' income for the year."
Send Us Your IRS Horror Stories
We want to hear from you (and we'll keep you anonymous).
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.
How to Do Labor Journalism 101
Discourse Blog's best stories about work and workers.
The Eviction Crisis Should Be Biden’s Top Priority
It's both a dire moral emergency and good politics.
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.
Black Lives Matter on the Picket Line
Striking New Orleans sanitation workers fight for respect.
The Post Office Is For Everybody
Trump is murdering one of our best things.
Discourses With: Two Chicago Tenants’ Rights Organizers
"With all the evictions that are coming forth, landlords will just do whatever they want to."
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.
Just Give People Money!
People need cash, but Washington is turning to its usual, absurd playbook instead.
The Tragic Farce of Another Media ‘Restructuring’
"They come in and say, ‘We love what you do, now do it this way.'"
What Will It Take for Me to Leave?
I love journalism. I can't stop thinking about quitting it.