Jack Rasmus

Jack Rasmus is author of  ’The Scourge of Neoliberalism: US Economic Policy from Reagan to Trump, Clarity Press, January 2020. He blogs at jackrasmus.com and hosts the weekly radio show, Alternative Visions on the Progressive Radio Network on Fridays at 2pm est. His twitter handle is @drjackrasmus.

Ukraine War Funding and Failed Russian Sanctions

Putin’s 15 Major Points in Tucker Carlson Interview

Why US Government Statistics are Like the Bible

US Election 2024 Follies Now Begin

The UAW Strike: a Historic Fight to End 44 Years of Concession Bargaining

The Prighozin Rebellion & the 3rd Offensive

The Biden-McCarthy Debt Ceiling Deal: Neoliberal Fiscal Policy Continues

Banking Crisis 2023: Deep Origins and Future Directions

The ‘Soft Landing & No Recession’ Spin Is In

Long Term Trends in the Era of Neoliberal Capitalism Decline

US Railroad Workers ‘Under the Thumb’

Europe as Global Oil Cartel? Why Price Cap Won’t Work

Biden’s Bifurcated Student Debt Cancelation Plan

The Bombshell in the July Jobs Report

G7 and the Desperation Stage of Russian Sanctions

The Anatomy of Inflation

Some Economic Consequences of the War in Ukraine

Another Nail in the Coffin of American Democracy

Build Back Better Now DOA: Next Phase in US Economic and Political Crisis Begins

How Democrat Progressives Got Out-Maneuvered by Their Corporate Wing

President Joe (Manchin) Moves the Goalposts Again

Biden’s ‘Global Tax’ and the 40-Year US Corporate Tax ‘Shell Game’

The ‘Smoke & Mirrors’ Billionaires Tax and 15% Minimum Corporate Tax Proposals

Why Not a Financial Transactions Tax?

The Great Strike of 2021

Reconciling the Reconciliation Bill: a Preview

The 2nd Afghan War and Retreat from Central Asia

Afghanistan and the American Imperial Project

Covid Recession Year One: Who Gained? Who Lost?

Biden Capitulates: Cuts Corp Taxes & Cuts Infrastructure Spending

Inflation Myths and the US Economic Rebound 2021

US First Quarter GDP: Recovery or Just Another Rebound?

Gamestop and the Game That Never Stops!

Biden’s ‘American Rescue Plan’ and Its Opponents

America’s Continuing Crisis of Democracy

Congress Passes $900 Billion Mitigation 2.0 Bill (As Double Dip Recession Looms)

Economic Consequences of a 2nd Economic ‘Mitigation’ Bill

A New Technology That Will Dangerously Expand Government Spying on Citizens

Mnuchin’s Treasury Department Shelves $455 Billion in Unspent Stimulus

US Political Crisis Just Entered More Dangerous Phase

The Fed Man Song

How Could 70 Million Still Have Voted for Trump?

The Day After

Barrett Confirmed, Post-Election Chaos Will Ensue

A Short History of the ‘On Again, Off Again’ Fiscal Stimulus Negotiations

Trump Scuttles a Fiscal Stimulus Deal…Again!

Ginsburg’s Death and Trump’s Emerging Legal Coup D’Etat

America’s Current Jobs ‘Great Depression’

Trump’s Executive Orders: EOs as PR and FUs

US GDP Collapses and Economic Rebound Fades