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New campaign takes aim at Wall Street

New campaign takes aim at Wall Street

Among the goals are breaking up the big banks.

BY: Joe Sims| June 1, 2016
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An activist view of Piketty’s Capital in the 21st Century (video)

An activist view of Piketty’s Capital in the 21st Century (video)

This spring, Art Perlo, a member of the CPUSA's Economics Commission, was asked by the New Haven Public Library to prepare a discussion on the book Capital in the 21st...

BY: Art Perlo| September 5, 2014
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“Cliff” Notes: No Grand Bargain on the backs of the Working Class

“Cliff” Notes: No Grand Bargain on the backs of the Working Class

We are facing a critical battle. The so-called fiscal cliff, and the possibility of a grand bargain to avoid it, can be a turning point.

BY: Art Perlo| December 11, 2012
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Is the GOP Sabotaging Recovery?

Is the GOP Sabotaging Recovery?

The elephant in the room - is it the bad economy, or the party of elephants who are trying to keep it that way? There is a lot of evidence...

BY: Scott Marshall| June 18, 2012
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Pass unemployment insurance extension

Pass unemployment insurance extension

The quote in the subject is part of a larger quote from President Obama in his battle with the GOP over extending unemployment benefits.  Here is the full quote: "Congress needs to...

BY: Scott Marshall| February 15, 2012
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