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“America’s leading industry is still the manufacture, distribution, packaging and marketing of bullshit." (Photo: Screenshot) Views
7 Economic Terms That Are Often Used to Trick People Out of Their Money
If it sounds too good to be true, take a closer look beyond the buzzwords
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This Is Our Lane: Furious Docs Explain They're Not Anti-Gun But Anti-Bullet Hole
Photos posted on Twitter by trauma doctors and nurses Last week, hours before the slaughter of 12 people at a country music bar in Thousand Oaks, CA., our 307th mass shooting this year , the ever-judicious NRA denounced doctors and other health care professionals - those steadfast, often blood-...
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At Freshman Orientation, Young and Growing Progressive Caucus Makes Clear It Will 'Fight Like Hell' for Bold Democratic Agenda
"We're the folks out there trying to advocate for big change... and that's what we're going to expect out of leadership, as well."
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As 'Corporate Bribery' Lands Amazon HQ2 in Queens, Ocasio-Cortez Says 'Outrage' Best Describes Community Response
The idea that Amazon "will receive hundreds of millions of dollars in tax breaks at a time when our subway is crumbling and our communities need more investment, not less, is extremely concerning to residents here."
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'We Have Got to End Starvation Wages': Bernie Sanders to Re-Introduce $15 Minimum Wage Bill in First Week of New Congress
"Workers and their families cannot make it on $9 an hour or $10 an hour—or even less," the Vermont senator said in a statement
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Urging House Democrats to Go Bold on Climate, Group Says Probing Fossil Fuel Giants Must Be a 'Top Priority'
"The science is clear: we need climate solutions now, and we don't have a moment to lose," 350.org declared in a new petition
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The Secret of Eternal Growth? It’s Wishful Thinking
We desperately need an economy that can meet humanity’s needs without risking environmental meltdown and undermining the basis for civilization
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The Justice Is TAN
Becoming the Supreme Supreme Court Justice. Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Getty For those panicking about the state of the republic or Ruth Bader Ginsburg: We're likewise totally freaked for the former and can't vouch for anything, but the tenacious good Justice, who broke three ribs in a fall...
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The most expensive midterm election in U.S. history fired up people on all sides, including many young people who went all out to put a check on the extremism of the Trump administration. (Photo: smartboy10 /Getty Images)  Views
If You Want A Just World, Neither Republicans Nor Democrats Will Give It To You
Many are reimagining and building the world they want, beginning where they live
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Saying Approval by Trump Ignored Obvious Facts and Threats, Federal Judge Halts Construction of Keystone XL Pipeline
Native tribes and environmentalists celebrated the ruling as "a decisive moment in our fight against the corporate polluters who have rushed to destroy our planet"
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