Month: June 2022

<div>The GOP’s Puppet-String Populism</div>

The GOP’s Puppet-String Populism

Republican populism may have a new sugar daddy, but they’re hawking the same old solutions. Illustration by Sam Taylor Sorry,…

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<div>The Great Chicago Sell-Off</div>

The Great Chicago Sell-Off

When Chicago sold 36,000 parking spaces to a conglomerate for 75 years, they did more than just rip off their…

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<div>The Hyperloop Can’t Save Us</div>

The Hyperloop Can’t Save Us

Despite wild proposals from Uber and Elon Musk to build “the transportation of the future,” we’re not going anywhere with…

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Twitter Owns Elon Musk

“To think I grew up 2b bizniz magnet.” “You think all companies are bad and all unions good? That’s a…

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<div>“They Control Everything!”</div>

“They Control Everything!”

From the water supply to chemtrails, the best conspiracy theories are about how they surround us all. Alex Jones, radio…

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<div>Build Back Never</div>

Build Back Never

It’s not what you spend, it’s how you use it. A man works at a large electric phosphate smelting furnace…

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So You Want to Donate to Jacobin?

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<div>Infrastructure Jargon Explained</div>

Infrastructure Jargon Explained

Defining the terms you keep pretending to understand. Illustration by Rose Wong. Sorry, this articles is available to subscriber only….

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<div>Workers in the Sky</div>

Workers in the Sky

A chat with Association of Flight Attendants president Sara Nelson. Sorry, this articles is available to subscriber only. Click here…

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<div>When the Mob Tried to Whack Dennis Kucinich</div>

When the Mob Tried to Whack Dennis Kucinich

In 1977, a 31-year-old Cleveland mayor took a stand against the sale of his city’s publicly owned electric utility. And…

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<div>Issue 45: Letters</div>

Issue 45: Letters

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<div>Issue 45: The Internet Speaks</div>

Issue 45: The Internet Speaks

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Garcetti allies tried to put the screws to Mark Kelly. It may have backfired.

Garcetti allies tried to put the screws to Mark Kelly. It may have backfired.

Democratic powerbrokers close to Eric Garcetti privately pressured Sen. Mark Kelly to support the Los Angeles mayor’s ambassadorial nomination, according…

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The party’s not over for Boris Johnson. Yet.

LONDON — So Boris Johnson limps on — for now. The scandal-hit British prime minister chalked up a hollow-looking victory…

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Boris Johnson barely survives a challenge to his leadership

Boris Johnson barely survives a challenge to his leadership

Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson at a meeting at 10 Downing Street on June 6, 2022, in London, England. |…

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What filibuster? House GOP plans a 2024-minded majority

What filibuster? House GOP plans a 2024-minded majority

House Democrats spent former President Donald Trump’s final years in office passing bills that withered in the Senate but shaped…

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