Inequality, Productivity, and WhatsApp

by Robert Reich If you ever wonder what’s fueling America’s staggering inequality, ponder Facebook’s acquisition of the mobile messaging company WhatsApp . Facebook has agreed to buy WhatsApp for $19 billion. That’s the highest price… Read More

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Why There’s No Outcry

by Robert Reich People ask me all the time why we don’t have a revolution in America, or at least a major wave of reform similar to that of the Progressive Era or the New… Read More

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Don’t Give Up on Obamacare

by Robert Reich Whatever happened to American can-do optimism?  Even before the Affordable Care Act covers its first beneficiary, the nattering nabobs of negativism are out in full force. “Tens of millions more Americans will… Read More