Business

America's tax code advantages white wealth over Black wealth — here's how reforms can make the system to better for everyone

Paul Constant, a writer at Civic Ventures, is cohost of "Pitchfork Economics" podcast. He spoke recently with Dorothy A., Emory University's tax law
Sen. Ron Johnson: Biden’s Vaccine Mandate Meets ‘Definition of Insanity’
Politics

Sen. Ron Johnson: Biden’s Vaccine Mandate Meets ‘Definition of Insanity’

Friday's COVID-19 mandate for private employers by the Biden administration poses serious risks to some Americans and further burdens the economy.
Business

Moderate Democratic Rep. Abigail Spanberger says Americans didn't elect Biden to be FDR

According to Rep. Spanberger, the New York Times didn't elect President Biden for FDR-like governance. According to the congresswoman, Biden was sent
U.S. Economy Added 531,000 Jobs Last Month—But 7.4 Million Americans Are Still Unemployed
Business

U.S. Economy Added 531,000 Jobs Last Month—But 7.4 Million Americans Are Still Unemployed

Topline The U.S. added 531,000 jobs to its labor force in October, a more positive sign that the long-struggle labor market is finally recovering
Most Americans Find No Issue With Trump-Approved Braves ‘Chop,’ Poll Says
Business

Most Americans Find No Issue With Trump-Approved Braves ‘Chop,’ Poll Says

Topline According to a Morning Consult poll, only 29% of Americans think Major League Baseball should prohibit the tomahawk chop performed Saturday
America loves a dead celebrity
Sports

America loves a dead celebrity

Robin Williams was probably trending on at least 1 social media platform when you woke up today. Robin Williams isn't the most popular social media
Most Americans Believe U.S. Changed For Worse Since 1950s, Poll Finds
Business

Most Americans Believe U.S. Changed For Worse Since 1950s, Poll Finds

Topline The majority of Americans believe that American culture and life have declined since the 1950s. A new poll by the Public Religion Research
Build Back Better would extend tax credit boost for millions of low-income Americans
Business

Build Back Better would extend tax credit boost for millions of low-income Americans

After meeting with members from the House Democratic Caucus at Washington's Capitol on Thursday, October 28, 2021, President Joe Biden gives remarks
Business

Opinion: Higher inflation will push Americans back to work and cool speculative markets

Inflation in the United States is causing a storm for investors. Even seemingly insignificant factors can create perfect storms. Although each
Business

Americans are depressed. The solution? Throw money at it.

The United States is in a depression crisis, but we are too individualistic to find solutions. Studies have shown that money can help mental health