Economy

Building Back America’s Labor Unions

By Samuel Murray — While unions are still prevalent across many industries, membership as a percentage of the workforce has declined by about half since 1983. In 1983, about 20% of the workforce were union members, compared with 10.8% of the workforce today.

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Economy, Education, Politics

The Case for Cancelling Student Debt

By Samuel Murray — The student debt crisis in the U.S. affects nearly one in every five adults. We are rapidly approaching $2 trillion of student debt held by over 45 million Americans. Fifty five percent of people under 30 who went to college took on debt. The U.S. must act now to alleviate this burden as a direct form of stimulus to millions of American.

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