The Lesson of the Trillion-Dollar Coins

The Lesson of the Trillion-Dollar Coins

The spread of coronavirus has hit our political discourse with the force of a battering ram. It was only weeks ago that Joe Biden explained his opposition to Medicare for All with the customary “How are we going to pay for it?” objection. Now, on the heels of another...
The Only Thing Bankrupt Is the Orthodoxy

The Only Thing Bankrupt Is the Orthodoxy

  For much of American history following pattern has persisted: The federal government runs up its debt to GDP ratio in wartime and brought it back down, if modestly, in peacetime. There have been times when we have actively paid down our national debt and times...
Welcome!

Welcome!

We are thrilled to announce the launch of Our Money, a campaign for monetary literacy, reform, and justice. We have lots of exciting initiatives planned which we look forward to rolling out. In the meantime we invite you to explore the site. We have taken on this...