Stories by Lynn Stuart Parramore

Lynn Parramore is contributing editor at AlterNet. She is cofounder of Recessionwire, founding editor of New Deal 2.0, and author of "Reading the Sphinx: Ancient Egypt in Nineteenth-Century Literary Culture." She received her Ph.D. in English and cultural theory from NYU, and she serves on the editorial board of Lapham's Quarterly. Follow her on Twitter @LynnParramore.   subscribe to Lynn Stuart Parramore's feed

Posted on: May 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Which country is considering a $25 minimum wage? That and more...

Posted on: May 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Relocating to a country with a lower tax rate is one giant middle finger to your fellow Americans.

Posted on: May 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The translator of Piketty's 'Capital In the 21st Century' discusses inequality and the book's huge success.

Posted on: May 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Republican bad guys killed the measure. Right? Hmm....

Posted on: May 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Warren's new book will make you very angry, and very grateful.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Warren's book argues how she plans to keep the middle class from vanishing.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Sorry, Ayn Rand. Your fiction has been exposed as, well, fiction.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Haven't the people of Detroit been through enough?

Posted on: Apr 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

America's rich are surging ahead, but the rest are falling behind. What happened?

Posted on: Apr 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Obama gives the Silver Spoonies a big wet kiss.

Posted on: Apr 21, 2014, Source: AlterNet

If you call rigorous economic research on inequality a Communist plot, will it go away?

Posted on: Apr 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Our system of intellectual property rights is patently ridiculous.

Posted on: Apr 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

At each stage of life, we are being stunted as human beings.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Moms want work, but they're faced with a crap economy.

Posted on: Apr 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Did you pay your taxes? Much of the corporate world tap-danced right around their obligations.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

These businesses make treating you like crap an art form.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2014, Source: AlterNet

SoftBank CEO says Sprint purchasing T-Mobile will benefit consumers. Don’t buy it.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Goodbye, meritocracy. Hello, aristocracy.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Too-big-to-jail Wall Street is ripping off taxpayers with a "social impact bond."

Posted on: Mar 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

We may not be able to fire Wall Street, but we can send its elected friends packing.