Business

Hailed as 'Heroes' During Pandemic, Retail Workers Stripped...

(Common Dreams) - "While business booms and the pandemic rages, the rich are getting richer—and workers are getting sicker."

These 10 jobs could disappear or decline because of COVID-19

(USA Today) - The COVID-19 crisis has upended the labor market like no other U.S. recession, wiping out 22.2 million jobs in early...

Billionaire Charles Koch Regrets His Partisanship

(Daily Beast) - AFROMERICA IS ARCHIVING THIS ARTICLE FOR FUTURE REFERENCE - Kansas billionaire Charles Koch now says that he regrets...

Deutsche Bank says tax remote workers to rebuild COVID...

(Aljazeera) - Deutsche Bank suggests slapping a 5% tax on remote workers to help the world rebuild from COVID and create a more inclusive...

Retailers board up windows, hire extra security in advance...

(UPI) - Business owners in multiple American cities say they're bracing for potential social unrest in the coming week.

Heartland job growth lagged under Trump

(Reuters) - The voters of Monroe County, Michigan, may have expected an economic windfall when they flipped from supporting Democrat...

Airlines don't deserve another taxpayer-financed bailout

(Yahoo News) - Congress and President Trump, having doled out $25 billion in payroll grants plus a similar sum in low-interest loans...

Eight MILLION Americans have slipped into poverty since...

(Daily Mail) - Some eight million Americans have fallen below the poverty level since May after federal stimulus money dried up and...

Solar the new 'king of electricity' as renewables make...

(Reuters) - Solar output is expected to lead a surge in renewable power supply in the next decade, the International Energy Agency...

Federal deficit hit $3.1T for fiscal year 2020

(UPI) - The U.S. federal deficit hit a record $3.1 trillion at the end of the fiscal year 2020, according to an estimate by the Congressional...

How rich Americans avoid taxes

(USA Today) - Not to be confused with tax evasion, which is illegal, tax avoidance is entirely legal, even if many view it as unfair....

US Fed says outlook uncertain, stimulus ‘essential’

(Raw Story) - The Federal Reserve pledged Wednesday to keep boosting the US economy with low rates to help recover the tens of millions...