Phone sex, labor rights, and free market capitalism

HuffPo: ABC News reported that over the last year and a half, as the recession has continued to take a toll on employment opportunities, the number of women who have young children engaging in sex work has risen 400 percent. This figure comes from ratracerebellion.com, an organization dedicated to finding mothers at-home work. The numbers seem a...

America’s done “recessioning”, but not finished recovering

Undoubtably on the heels of Europe’s debt deal, the dow made quite a jump: Yes, it is over 9,000. For the first time since August, the Dow Jones Industrial finished above 12,000 points. Not too shabby. In fact, it made me pause and consider: judging by the numbers, how is America’s economy doing? The White House...