Monthly Archives: December 2013

The New Republic: Opinion: Noam Scheiber: Raising the Minimum Wage Isn’t Just Good Politics: It’s Good Economics

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The New Republic: Opinion: Noam Scheiber: Raising the Minimum Wage Isn’t Just Good Politics: It’s Good Economics There are both good political as well as economic reasons for raising … Continue reading

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Lucky Larue: Vince Lombardi Teaches The Power Sweep

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat To judge whose the greatest head coach of all-time in the NFL you first have to know what is the job of the head coach and what his responsibilities are and … Continue reading

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The Onion: Peter K. Rosenthal Looks Back at It’s a Wonderful Life

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat How can one Uncle Billy can completely change the complexion of a movie review? You know if I had an uncle who was that big of an asshole and screw up, … Continue reading

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VOA News: Judy Tableou- Prison Work Farm Rehabs Inmates, Horses

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat This is exactly what prison inmates in general population who want to build their lives and become productive in life should be doing. Which is working, but working in a field … Continue reading

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The Atlantic: Opinion- Josh Freedman & Michael Lind- The Past and Future of America’s Social Contract

The Atlantic: Opinion- Josh Freedman & Michael Lind- The Past and Future of America’s Social Contract This post was originally posted at The New Democrat When we are talking about the social contract, we should be clear about what are … Continue reading

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Ed Valanzuela: Video: Happy Birthday To You!

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Happy Birthday to my lovely and beautiful mother who turns, well she would probably kill me even from three-thousand miles away if I gave that out. But Happy … Continue reading

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The New America Foundation: Blog: Michael Lind: The Next Social Contract, An American Idea For Reform

The Next America Foundation: Blog: Michael Lind: The Social Contract, An American Agenda for Reform This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The social contract means different things to different people and depending on where you … Continue reading

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