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As Climate Crisis Threatens to Put More Homes 'Literally Underwater,' Study Warns Big Banks Offloading Risky Mortgages Onto Taxpayers
"This is insane," commented one climate campaigner.
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'Off by $1 Trillion,' Say Progressives on Two-Year Anniversary of Mnuchin Claim Trump Tax Cuts Would Slash Deficit
"Mnuchin's empty promise shows just how much the 2017 tax cuts for the rich were a scam on the American people."
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Time After Time
Trump's bitch. Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP As the wheels rapidly tumble off the clown car and the shadowy specter of accountability hovers on the horizon, let us not forget the toxic kingmaker who got us here - soulless, slimy, colluding, obstructing lowlife Mitch 'Douchebag McTurtle'...
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Supporters rally for universal health care in Chicago. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
No One Should Have to Bargain for Health Care
As the GM strike shows, employers use their workers’ health as a bargaining chip. Medicare for All would end that.
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Bernie Sanders, Medical Debt, and the Proposal for a Public Credit Agency
Families that are in trouble due to medical debt are in trouble now , and the relief they need is also now . This plan offers it.
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 "There can be good lives for all people if we abandon the goal of infinite energy growth. Our guiding principle needs to be that the only form of truly clean energy is less energy." (Photo: Bryan Minear/Unsplash) Views
Climate Change and Consciousness Shift
Perhaps it takes a climate crisis to get us to understand that our home is the whole planet and we’re all in this as one.
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Progressives Say Democrats Have Duty to Inform Public About 'Potentially Explosive' Whistleblower Alleging Trump Effort to Corrupt IRS
"The House Ways and Means Committee must figure out a way to make the public aware of the serious cause to worry that the IRS might have been corrupted by Trump."
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Sanders Rips 'Casual Cruelty That Motivates Trump and His Billionaire Friends' as White House Moves to Strip Free School Lunches From 500,000 Kids
"Trump is depriving 500,000 kids of their school lunches for no damn reason—even after 139 members of Congress warned him not to."
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Last Friday, as four million young people marched in the world’s capitals for action on climate, countless more were on the picket line supporting autoworkers who are out on strike. (Photo: Ron Jenkins/Getty Images) Views
Climate Strike/Auto Strike: Same Struggle, Same Fight
We want a future, a future we can live in, in a society that values people and planet, now and coming up.
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) News
'A Just Society': Ocasio-Cortez Unveils Legislative Package to Tackle American Poverty and Inequality
"It's a visionary plan that makes moral and economic sense, and most importantly, is informed by what's moving in communities all around the nation."
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