Stories by Joshua Holland

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Posted on: Feb 27, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Barack Obama's first budget proposal fulfills several of the promises he made during the 2008 campaign, but the Corporate Right is poised for a fight.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2009, Source: AlterNet

If it were looted, it might produce enough in fat management fees alone to resuscitate Wall Street's ailing financial giants.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2009, Source: AlterNet

In a short period of months, the entire system of global capitalism has screeched to a halt. No one knows what happens next.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Failure to act decisively over the collapse of our banking system could mire the US in a protracted slump, like Japan's "lost decade" in the '90s.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Dean Baker, one of few economists who warned of the housing market's impending crash, discusses where we should go from here.

Posted on: Feb 7, 2009, Source: AlterNet

This year, the Pentagon will employ 27,000 people just for recruitment, advertising and public relations.

Posted on: Feb 6, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Poor Chuck -- he's lost his way.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Let's apply a bit of common sense.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2009, Source: AlterNet

This is some serious globalization... or the work of the Yes Men.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Americans are rightfully angry about the economic decline, but with a few small exceptions, quietly so. Why? It depends on whom you ask.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2009, Source: AlterNet

It's the best possible course to rescue our economy at this point; all the other options would be disastrous.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Oh, very. Thanks for asking.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Seems counterintuitive doesn't it?

Posted on: Jan 27, 2009, Source: AlterNet

What if the entire tale of the Jewish Diaspora is historically wrong?

Posted on: Jan 27, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Hey, you never know.

Posted on: Jan 26, 2009, Source: AlterNet

About those scary shlumps at Gitmo ...

Posted on: Jan 20, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Some reactions to Obama's inauguration speech (which, yes, I watched in a bar).

Posted on: Jan 16, 2009, Source: AlterNet

What will Obama do, and how could he screw it up, given the fact that pretty much everything is riding on him getting things right the first time?

Posted on: Jan 15, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The Obama administration has to get this measure right. There won't be a second chance down the road.

Posted on: Jan 8, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The SEIU says it's making a big push and committing huge resources to work for the passage of key progressive measures to aid working families.