Stories by Robert Reich

Robert B. Reich has served in three national administrations, most recently as secretary of labor under President Bill Clinton. His latest book is "Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few." His website is  subscribe to Robert Reich's feed

Posted on: Jun 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

"Let me tell you this: You’ve already succeeded."

Posted on: Jun 5, 2016, Source:

Regardless of the electoral math, Bernie’s candidacy has never been mainly about Bernie.

Posted on: May 27, 2016, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

This advice may be hard for some Democrats to take, but to prevent a divided party and for the good of the nation, they must.

Posted on: May 23, 2016, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

Here's how we got to the point where Trump and Clinton are in a statistical tie in some polls.

Posted on: May 3, 2016, Source:

What a yogurt company can teach us about making capitalism fairer.

Posted on: May 2, 2016, Source:

Many Americans have almost no savings, so they have barely any wealth.

Posted on: Apr 25, 2016, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

The anti-establishment fury in the election of 2016 may prove greater than supposed.

Posted on: Apr 19, 2016, Source:

Bernie's idea to tax financial speculation is right on the money, and not even radical. What gives?

Posted on: Apr 11, 2016, Source:

Of course Sanders knows how to bust up the big banks.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2016, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

"We need to move to the next stage of voting rights!"

Posted on: Mar 31, 2016, Source:

Sanders is gaining momentum in western states, plus there are 22 primaries up for grabs but the news continues to ignore it.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2016, Source:

Third party victory is only one term away.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2016, Source:

5 things you need to know about these reverse Robin Hood proposals.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2016, Source:

Trade deals benefit corporations, not consumers.

Posted on: Mar 9, 2016, Source:

Asking followers to raise their right hands at rallies is only the beginning.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2016, Source:

How Sanders's plan for a single payer healthcare system (among other policies), will benefit our economy.

Posted on: Feb 29, 2016, Source:

Republican politicians in particular have descended into the muck of bigotry, hatefulness and lies.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2016, Source:

The 2016 election is a sign of political rebellion to come.

Posted on: Feb 21, 2016, Source:

Both men would be disasters for America, but Ted Cruz would be the larger disaster.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2016, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

How factions are remaking the GOP and giving more power to the far right.