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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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Capitalism and unemployment

Capitalism and unemployment

Mass unemployment has been a feature of capitalism since it emerged as the dominant social system in 17th century England and spread throughout the world. It is also an essential...

BY: Art Perlo| January 27, 2012
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Class and democratic struggles in a volatile time

Class and democratic struggles in a volatile time

CPUSA Chair Sam Webb delivers report to leadership meeting, assessing the movements, economic, social and political conditions and challenges ahead.

BY: Sam Webb| November 21, 2011
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