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 www.robertreich.org.  subscribe to Robert Reich's feed

Posted on: Apr 27, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

We have fewer choices than ever, in just about every area of life.

Posted on: Apr 21, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

All the blather about “family-friendly workplaces” is meaningless if workers have no control over when they’re working.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

Clinton has to make the moral case about power: for taking it out of the hands of those with great wealth and putting it back in the hands of average working people.

Posted on: Apr 7, 2015, Source: AlterNet

It's bad enough that they've bought our politicians. Now the wealthy have bought off the only institutions that can counter their influence.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

A large portion of the super-rich have never broken a sweat.

Posted on: Mar 23, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

The suffering kids experience over college admissions is intense and largely unnecessary.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

Think you're safe because you're a professional? Think again.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

The U.S. economy is picking up steam but most Americans aren’t feeling it.

Posted on: Mar 11, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

You need to watch this.

Posted on: Mar 9, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

The U.S. economy is picking up steam but most Americans aren’t feeling it.

Posted on: Mar 4, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

We need to take radical steps.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

We are all being "Uberized" out of economic security.

Posted on: Feb 21, 2015, Source: RobertReich.org

The former labor secretary isn't mincing words

Posted on: Feb 17, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The truth about the Trans Pacific Partnership.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Wall Street and enormously rich individuals have gained political power to organize the market in ways that leave most Americans behind.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The new "sharing" economy is really about sharing the scraps.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

Why we have to fight this massive, secretive corporate giveaway.

Posted on: Jan 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The finance industry still presents a massive threat to the middle class.

Posted on: Jan 26, 2015, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

You have to go pretty far back in history to find a Republican president who brought broad-based prosperity.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Neither party deserves a medal for fighting inequality, but evidence shows that middle-class and poor Americans have fared better under Democratic presidents.

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