Articles from Institute for Policy Studies

Still Feeling the Great Recession?

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Do you enjoy riding on roller coasters? Do you like rising, screaming, and then suddenly plummeting, never quite knowing exactly what scary sensation lurks around the next bend?

A Soiled Picture of Art and Labor


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Home care givers, fast food workers, and adjunct faculty all work in multi-billion-dollar industries — and have to fight for livable, sustainable wages.