Category Archives: Taxes

Nicholas Shaxson: Why a ‘Competitive’ Economy Means Less Competition

Nicholas Shaxson explains how a “Competitiveness Agenda” is being used to set industrial policies that favor the creation of what used to be called “national champions,” as in Really Big Companies. Never mind that neoliberals officially oppose anything so interventionist as industrial policy….


Bill Black: Republican Candidates Agree that the System is Rigged for the Rich

The Republican candidates for President all made shameless appeals for even more plutocracy, in particular preferential treatment for the rich.