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Jul 26, 2015

In Case You Missed It: The Old New Altruism

In this issue, effective altruism discussed at length, post-capitalism explained, why Silicon Valley is supplanting Wall St. and more thoughts on a new New Deal.

Aug 1, 2015

In Case You Missed It: The Jacked Up Safety Net System

In this issue, a look at the draconian side of the safety net system, why "the sharing economy" is stingy, and the new pressures on old-school capitalism.

Aug 17, 2015

In Case You Missed It: A Better or Worse Middle Class?

In this issue, debating the situation of the middle-class, the role of business leaders on income inequality, and Wall Street’s support of social impact bonds.

Aug 23, 2015

In Case You Missed It: No More Yielding But a Dream's Inequality

In this issue, why philanthropy has an uphill battle on inequality, more stupid poverty policies, why working at Amazon makes people cry, and the bail trap.

Aug 30, 2015

In Case You Missed It: Some People Got Lost in the Flood

In this issue, commentary about Hurricane Katrina and the decade that followed, inequality and disaster vulnerability, and more on whether workers are disposable.

Sep 6, 2015

In Case You Missed It: Laboring for Labor Day

In this issue, debate on the Fed's labor market efforts, white poverty and 'welfare queens,' the trials and tribulations of corporate transparency, and Etsy's so-called 'tax haven.'

Sep 23, 2015

In Case You Missed It: When It's All About Poverty

In this issue, a TED talk on false poverty narratives, the dust-up over New York's homeless, the Fed's work on unemployment, and Pope Francis' tax statement.

Sep 27, 2015

In Case You Missed It: The Strange Company We Keep

In this issue, the VW emissions scandal and the unfettered market, school integration and mass incarceration, and giving poor people unrestricted cash.

Oct 4, 2015

In Case You Missed It: Color Me Miss-labored

In this issue, new lows in the labor force, inequality in education and philanthropy's challenges and more on economics and the gospel of wealth.

Oct 17, 2015

In Case You Missed It: The Prosperity Deficit

In this issue, more on poverty around the globe, corporate short-termism, the overwhelming power of finance, and who's paying for the presidential election.