Livia Gershon

climate change

Democrats Need a Candidate Who Will Talk Straight About the Planet's Future

The 2020 primary will be about Trump and healthcare, but Democrats will also need to confront environmental issues from clean water to climate change.
Livia Gershon
2.15.19
economics

Unions Want to Know Where the Hell All That Trump Tax Cut Money Went

Several unions are demanding that employers explain what exactly they're doing with they huge windfall Republicans gave them.
Livia Gershon
4.6.18
Trump's First Year

Neil Gorsuch Will Make the Supreme Court More Anti-Union for Decades

Thanks to Trump, organized labor has one more enemy on the Supreme Court.
Livia Gershon
1.16.18
economics

Wait, Should We Care at All About the National Debt?

As Democrats bash Republicans for pushing an expensive tax cut package, we asked if Americans should be concerned about rising debt.
Livia Gershon
12.8.17
politics

Trump's Victory Changed My Entire Life

Five people share what it's like to be at the center of a suddenly chaotic political world.
Livia Gershon
11.7.17
immigration

When Loving Thy Neighbor Means Saving Them from Deportation

How one church is struggling against the Trump administration's policies.
Livia Gershon
9.21.17
politics

Unions Aren't Obsolete, They're Being Crushed by Right-Wing Politics

A new report lays out how effective the assault on organized labor has been.
Livia Gershon
9.11.17
politics

Single Women Could Save America from Trump

Will unmarried women change politics?
Livia Gershon
7.10.17
healthcare

Vegas Casino Workers Are Leading the Fight to Save Obamacare

Union members in Nevada find themselves on the front lines of the healthcare battle.
Livia Gershon
6.20.17
politics

Economists Hate Them! Why We're Stuck with These Tax Loopholes

Experts on the right and left know what bipartisan tax reform would look like, but it's hard to imagine politicians following through.
Livia Gershon
4.11.17
politics

Meet the Nonvoters Who Can't Stand That Trump Is President

"Someone I would have liked to see in office is Bernie Sanders. He seems like a very standup guy for someone who is about to seemingly kick the bucket."
Livia Gershon
3.7.17
politics

Can Unions Make a Desperate Comeback Under Trump?

It's been a rough few decades for the labor movement, but a new wave of workers is determined to fight for their rights.
Livia Gershon
2.21.17
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