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Radical U.S. Public: What Most Of Us Think

Kevin Young November 21, 2010

Although one would never know it from watching CNN or reading the New York Times, the fundamental values of the United States public are remarkably progressive, even radical. On a wide range of major issues,...

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Hypocrisy And The Myth Of Free Trade Capitalism

Kevin Young October 21, 2010

It takes real guts, and/or an unbelievable level of ignorance, to defend “free trade” as the path to greater equality in the world—yet recent Statesman contributor Brent Neenan has done just that. Unfortunately...

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Medicare For All

Kevin Young October 12, 2009

Kevin Young argues that in the case of the health care crisis, a single-payer or 'Medicare For All' system in which the government replaces private insurers while leaving patients with their choice of doctors is popular, moral and economically convenient.

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