government spending

Time for Politicians to Stop Deficit Fearmongering

October 20, 2017

The common misconception is that the government is doing something wrong when it runs a deficit, but what most people don’t understand is that there’s a matching surplus in another part of the economy, says economist Stephanie Kelton

Campaign Finance Reform

July 25, 2014
Prof. Tom Ferguson discusses why IRS fails to investigate political spending by groups such as Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS

Austerity Not a Solution

April 24, 2013
James Henry: The top 7 percent of households, about 8 million people, have seen their net worth increase to a mean of about $3.2 million in the last three years

Shutting Down Critique of Israel on Campus

March 28, 2013

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