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Salvatore Babones

Salvatore Babones

Salvatore Babones (@sbabones) is an associate fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) in Washington, DC. His latest book is Sixteen for '16: A Progressive Agenda for a Better America, available now from Policy Press.

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Salvatore Babones

Salvatore Babones

Salvatore Babones (@sbabones) is an associate fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) in Washington, DC. His latest book is Sixteen for '16: A Progressive Agenda for a Better America, available now from Policy Press.

Other articles by this author

2014.2.25.Babones.thumb

JOBS

By Salvatore Babones, Truthout | Op-Ed

2013.11.11.Babones.thumb

Myths of Economic Statistics

By Salvatore Babones, Inequality.org | News Analysis

JOBS: It's That Simple!

By Salvatore Babones, Inequality.org | Op-Ed

teaser A pic - Copy

US Inequality Now Literally Off the Chart

By Salvatore Babones, Inequality.org | News Analysis

OECD: Inequality Rising Faster than Ever

By Salvatore Babones, Inequality.org | News Analysis

2013 0521db cat

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By Salvatore Babones, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Salvatore Babones, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Salvatore Babones, Truthout | Book Review

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