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The Right’s Attack on Children

“Parental rights” are all the rage now in some quarters. But when parents gain rights, who loses them? Children.

By Marci Hamilton

What Really Wrecked Boeing

It wasn’t just missing bolts. It was the neoliberal philosophy that led to a commitment to crushing its unions.

By David Goldstein

Housing Costs Threaten Democracy

As the State of the Union approaches, the President must speak to a crisis more severe than many know. Here's how he can address it.

By Caitlin B. Tully

Why Renewables Cannot Replace Fossil Fuels

It's all in the math and physics.

By Bill Budinger

Is Nuclear Energy Too Expensive?

Understanding the full cost of energy systems.

By Bill Budinger Dr. Paul Bauman