Economy

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The government's own assessment of the toxic Trans Pacific Partnership ( TPP ) shows that the controversial trade deal will produce negligible economic benefits while damaging most Americans' jobs and wages. The U.S. International Trade Commission's (ITC) report (pdf), issued Wednesday, shows that the TPP "would likely have only a small positive...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
An unexpected medical bill or a dip in the stock market would be all it took to...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Campaigning in Puerto Rico on Monday, Bernie Sanders railed against the "...

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Another brutal white cop just walked in Baltimore, where a judge acquitted Edward Nero of all charges in the death of Freddie Gray. Nero was found not guilty of assault. Or reckless endangerment. Or misconduct in office. Or, in fact, anything. Nothing to see here. "This is our American system of justice," said the mayor; seeking calm, she even had the gall to add, "We once again ask the citizens to be patient." Obscene.