Stories by Gerald Friedman

Gerald Friedman teaches economics at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He is the author, most recently, of "Reigniting the Labor Movement" (Routledge, 2007). subscribe to Gerald Friedman's feed

Posted on: Jan 15, 2017, Source: Dollars and Sense

Against platitudes celebrating a "nation of immigrants" is "a stubborn and resilient nativism" currently rearing its ugly head.

Posted on: May 19, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Any suggestion that governments can do more to move economies out of the doldrums will be attacked and dismissed.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2016, Source: Dollars and Sense

A handy guide to explain the specifics of Sanders' economic agenda.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2016, Source: Dollars and Sense

A handy guide to Bernie's brass tacks.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Elites say that we need inequality to encourage the rich to invest and the creative to invent. That's working out well -- for 1% pooches.