U.S. to Cut Services

GRAPHIC: Gary Martin President Obama signed the “Budget Control Act of 2011” in August after it was debated for a long time in Congress. The law requires that the government cut spending by $1.5 trillion over the next ten years. While most U.S. government dollars go...

Defending Public Schools

By MATT SEIFMAN On May 12, thousands of New York City teachers, students and activists marched to demand: “Make big banks and millionaires pay.” New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg proposes getting rid of 6,000 public school teachers. PHOTO: Teachers...