government programs

How Social Security Helps Alleviate Child Poverty

September 12, 2016

Peter Arno and Jeanette Wicks-Lim, co-authors of ‘Overlooked but Not Forgotten: Social Security Lifts Millions More Children Out of Poverty’, say it’s not just the elderly who benefit from this social safety net

Deficit Is Falling Because Of Government Austerity, Not Economic Recovery

March 2, 2014

Economist Stephanie Kelton says there is no long-term debt or deficit problem in the United States

Social Security Reform

August 14, 2013
Signed into law in 1935, the Social Security Act launched an integral social safety net program, but is it still sustainable?

Shutting Down Critique of Israel on Campus

March 28, 2013

Michael Ratner: Regulations against hate speech used to close down criticism of Israeli occupation