Mop-Up Operations Resume as Voters Reject Public Pensions, Worker Rights, Liberalism

By Matt Stoller, a fellow at the Roosevelt Institute. You can follow him on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/matthewstoller. The big story on Tuesday was Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s win over unions and liberals, as voters ratified his attacks on public workers, the young, and women’s rights.  But that vote was relatively close.  Two other voter initiatives, in […]

The Anti-Politics of #OccupyWallStreet

  Journalist Amy Goodman arrested at the 2008 Republican National Convention What do the people at #OccupyWallStreet actually want? What are their demands? For many people, this is THE question. So let me answer it. What they want… is to do exactly what they are doing. They want to occupy Wall Street. They have built […]