A Thousand Cuts

Politics
Public aid contributed 700 euros ($920) to help pay for the wheelchair Juan Antonio needs, which his family bought a few
Education
The Huffington Post, as part of a series on the global impact of austerity, asked readers to tell us how government budget
Politics
That solicitude for the profits of big corporations shows up in Simpson-Bowles too. The plan offers multiple corporate tax
Politics
But the worldwide financial crisis was driving the government to rethink the budget; it decided to decrease those subsidies
San Francisco
This article is part of a Huffington Post series on the global impact of austerity -- "A Thousand Cuts" -- from affordable
Politics
“In the early days, we all had the culture of really protecting the public, and it seemed to gradually go toward facilitating
Detroit
The problems are especially acute for the poor and disabled, and for workers who clock out late at night, when transportation
Politics
This article is part of a Huffington Post series on the global impact of austerity -- "A Thousand Cuts" -- from affordable
Education
The cuts nationwide would have been much worse were it not for a pot of money President Barack Obama inserted into the 2009
Impact
Austerity measures have sent shivers of fear through Europe -- and are starting to have a devastating effect on municipalities
Politics
He was airlifted by helicopter to a nearby hospital, where doctors placed him in a medically induced coma and treated him
Politics
WASHINGTON -- In early 2011, Elizabeth Miller, a bus driver for the Port Authority in Pittsburgh, received notice that she