Author: Steven Hill

Steven Hill is a political writer and the author of seven books, including the international bestseller "Raw Deal: How the 'Uber Economy' and Runaway Capitalism Are Screwing American Workers" (, "Die Startup Illusion: Wie die Internet-Ökonomie unseren Sozialstaat ruiniert” (published in German), "Expand Social Security Now: How to Ensure Americans Get the Retirement They Deserve" (, "Europe's Promise: Why the European Way is the Best Hope in an Insecure Age" and "10 Steps to Repair American Democracy." Follow him at and on Twitter @StevenHill1776
  • Real Democracy… Or Dystopia?

    By Steven Hill, February 16, 2007,

    Imagine that it is Election Day 2016. Imagine yet another presidential election that boils down to the same two battleground states — Ohio and Florida — which is not unrealistic, given demographic trends.

    Candidates will spend most of their time in these two states and perhaps a handful of other swing states, ignoring all others.…