Stories by Isaiah J. Poole

Isaiah J. Poole is the executive editor of TomPaine.com. subscribe to Isaiah J. Poole's feed

Posted on: Jul 8, 2014, Source: Blog for Our Future

These are companies that even a top cheerleader for the corporate class can’t bring itself to defend.

Posted on: Dec 18, 2013, Source: OurFuture.org

The right-wing corporate consortium ALEC is trying to undermine the solar industry.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2013, Source: Campaign for America's Future

The big economic problems remain for a huge part of our nation still living with the echoes of its racist past.

Posted on: Apr 7, 2011, Source: Campaign for America's Future

The resolution that Ryan has branded a "path to prosperity" is disaster for both low-income and middle-class people."

Posted on: Jan 14, 2011, Source: Blog for Our Future

With a conservative House trying to box Obama into stymying job creation, we need a dramatic confrontation on behalf of the 27 million who are unemployed or underemployed.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2010, Source: Blog for Our Future

To keep conservatives from enacting policies that will kill a nascent economic recovery, progressives will have to organize against these top 10 economy killers.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2010, Source: Blog for Our Future

A major study by progressive economists points to employment as America's #1 economic issue that must be confronted.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2009, Source: Blog for Our Future

At a time when unemployment is expected to exceed 10 percent for the next several months, we should be talking about direct job funding by the government.

Posted on: Oct 20, 2009, Source: Blog for Our Future

A report issued Friday by Democracy Corps shows that the most conservative Republicans consider themselves part of an underdog minority.

Posted on: May 20, 2009, Source: Campaign for America's Future

A bill clamping down on credit card companies is imminent, and the industry—and its conservative buddies—are ready to retaliate.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2008, Source: Campaign for America's Future

Reducing drug industry influence is critical to bringing skyrocketing prescription drug and health care costs under control.

Posted on: Aug 17, 2008, Source: Campaign for America's Future

The case keeps getting stronger for a new, bold change in economic policy explicitly designed to help working-class families regain their footing.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2008, Source: TomPaine.com

Large numbers of middle-class people are mad, really mad, about the damage Bush-league conservatism has done to the country.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2007, Source: Common Sense

Big Business sure is getting its money's worth from the <s>Bush</s> Roberts court.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2007, Source: TomPaine.com

Congress finally passes a pay-raise for millions of low-wage workers.

Posted on: Nov 15, 2006, Source: TomPaine.com

Not all progressives are happy with Pelosi's choice for the next House majority leader.

Posted on: Sep 12, 2006, Source: TomPaine.com

Conservatives' contempt for government is at the root of the failed response to the hurricane.