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Tasini to Paterson: Are you insane, Dave?

Labor writer and activist Jonathan Tasini Jonathan Tasini has written a simple and compelling piece about NY Gov. David Paterson’s call for pension givebacks for state employees. Here’s the core of Tasini’s argument: We could wipe out the budget deficit–or, … Continue reading

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Larry Summers on spreading the wealth

From today’s New York Times: Mr. Summers has spent much of his career tweaking fellow liberals with arguments he considers unpleasant truths — on the dangers of budget deficits, the benefits of capitalism and other subjects. But he seems to … Continue reading

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