Stories by Katherine Sciacchitano

Katherine Sciacchitano is a former labor lawyer and organizer. She currently teaches at the National Labor College in Silver Spring, Maryland. subscribe to Katherine Sciacchitano's feed

Posted on: Feb 18, 2012, Source: Dollars and Sense

It wasn’t just the austerity packages of 2010 and 2011 that pushed Greece into a governmental and economic crisis.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2011, Source: Dollars and Sense

The crisis caused the deficit (not the other way around), and cutbacks have rendered the ill-fitting stimulus obsolete. Now we need a long-term, comprehensive jobs plan.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2010, Source: Dollars and Sense

The United States has faced a vacillating dollar, calls to replace the greenback as the global reserve currency, and an international consensus that it should save more.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2008, Source: Dollars and Sense

Here comes the Security and Prosperity Partnership, but -- what security? whose prosperity?