ussen2023-08-24T12:16:33-04:00By Zaid Jilani via The Intercept
CHICAGO ALDERMAN AMEYA PAWAR is worried about the future.
He is concerned that a coming wave of automation could put millions of people out of work and result in more extreme politics.
Pointing to investments in autonomous vehicles by companies like Tesla,...
ussen2023-08-24T12:18:01-04:00Michael Tubbs is the 27-year-old leader of one of California’s biggest cities. And he’s using that position to try out some truly radical policy ideas.
By Edward-Isaac Dovere via Politico
Out in Stockton, California, there’s an experiment underway in millennial-led government that’s trying to pull a city...
ussen2023-08-24T12:18:29-04:00And It's Already Changing Lives
"We're not struggling."
By Emma Paling and Daniel Tencer
via Huffington Post
Sherry Mendowegan has accomplished a lot in the past six months. The mother of two bought her first car and graduated with her high school diploma in March.
“Next is my college, post-secondary,...
ussen2017-05-17T09:58:27-04:00via Fund for Democratic Communities
by Ed Whitfield
I’ve spent a lot of time lately speaking against the establishment of a guaranteed minimum income as an important policy to advocate. I want to make a few things clear:
I feel the current distribution of...