Category - Social Security

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How social insurance became “welfare” and “entitlements” — and what we lost in that process

Social insurance packages are on the middle of American politics. In fiscal phrases, Medicare and the Social Safety Administration’s packages for retirement...

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At each stage of life, Americans are being stunted as human beings

You’d assume that by the 21st century, we might know one thing about what it takes for people to reside fulfilling lives. In any case, we’ve witnessed...

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Democrats have an ideology — government as a force for good. To win, they must embrace it

As Matt Grossmann and David Hopkins vividly underscore of their ebook “Asymmetric Politics: Ideological Republicans and Group Interest Democrats” (Salon...