Doug Henwood and Liza Featherstone
Doug Henwood is the editor of Left Business Observer and the author of Wall Street: How It Works and For Whom and After the New Economy: The Binge ... And the Hangover That Won’t Go Away. Read more of his writing for In These Times here.
Liza Featherstone is the author of Selling Women Short: The Landmark Battle for Workers’ Rights at Wal-Mart. Read more of her writing for In These Times here.
After Wall Street’s Destruction of Toys ‘R’ Us, Pension Funds May Divest From Private Equity
At the beginning of this year, in an In These Times cover story, we reported on what union activist Stephen Lerner has called “labor’s assisted suicide”: investment... MORE
Working · July 11, 2018
Yes, Pensions Are Collapsing, And Progressives Can’t Remain in Denial
This piece is a response to Max Sawicky’s critique of the authors’ feature, “Wall Street Isn’t the Answer to the Pension Crisis. Expanding Social Security Is.”... MORE
Working · January 29, 2018
Wall Street Isn’t the Answer to the Pension Crisis. Expanding Social Security Is.
The economic fate of workers shouldn't be tied to a stock market that rewards assaults on the working class. MORE
Features · January 23, 2018