Category Archives: workers

No Rewards, No Punishment

In America, workers aren’t being rewarded for productivity and CEOs aren’t being punished for poor performance. What’s wrong with this picture? Ellen Goodman, “Bob the Un-Builder,” Truthdig (January 11, 2007). quoted in What Liberals Believe, page 145, edited by William … Continue reading

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If Conservatives Carried The Day

If conservatives carried the day, blacks would still be in the back of the bus, women would be barefoot and pregnant, medical care would be on a cash-only basis, there’d be mouse feet in your breakfast cereal, and workers would … Continue reading

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