Issues / Labor, Trade, & Finance
Those China tariffs aren't surprising. What’s bizarre are the people praising Trump's recklessness and reviving his political fortunes.
For some reason, the media treats shelling out trillions on the military like it’s a simple iPhone update.
This year, average taxpayers paid twice as much to corporate military contractors than on caring for all veterans combined.
It's ironic that the most powerful man on earth would protest that he's the subject of a "witch hunt," especially given his enthusiasm for bombing and torturing people.
Voters can't tell the difference between the center left and the center right, and they don't want either.
Trump's "art of the deal" is about to get its most high-profile test yet. The early prognosis is... not good.
Most members of Congress accept that the U.S. will sell huge quantities of weapons to the rights-abusing state. It doesn't have to be that way.
Trump says NAFTA helped Mexicans "steal" U.S. jobs. In reality, the agreement has been as bad or worse for working people there than in the U.S.
Immigrants don't have one bit to do with Italy's ailing economy — in fact, they're key to reviving it.
The French darling of American liberals is slashing taxes for the rich and cracking down on immigrants.