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Current Readings Around Town

Title Pub Date Author Source
Seattle Considers Measure to Let Uber and Lyft Drivers Unionize : 12/13/2015 Mike Isaac, Nick Wingfield, Noam Scheiber New York Times
A Wealthy Governor and His Friends Are Remaking Illinois : Unprecedented political spending helped elect a fresh-faced financier. But his ideological vision has unsettled many in the state. 11/29/2015 Nicholas Confessore New York Times
The Political Aftermath of Financial Crises : Going to Extremes : 11/21/2015 Manuel Funke, Moritz Schularick, Christoph Trebesch Vox EU
Drive By : How companies like Uber work around regulations, avoid paying taxes, and shaft their workers. 11/01/2015 Matt Connolly Washington Monthly
The Future Of The Democratic Party Will Be Decided By The Supreme Court : 10/19/2015 Ian Millhiser Think Progress
‘Uber Killed Me’: Angry Drivers Take to Paris Streets to Protest Fare Cuts : 10/13/2015 Pierre Longeray VICE News
 I Want My Progressive TV! What If MSNBC Dumps the Left? :  The cable answer to Fox News is slowly shrinking from the fight. Can digital outlets fill the void? 10/07/2015 Leslie Savan Nation
The European Prospect : With all the pathologies of the 1930s resurgent, Europe's experiment in economic and social union has never been more at risk. 09/28/2015 Robert Kuttner American Prospect
Congress violates Constitution with Planned Parenthood vote : 09/28/2015 David S. Cohen
Our Incoherent China Policy : The proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership is bad economics, and even worse as containment of China. 09/21/2015 Clyde Prestowitz American Prospect