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Is anyone benefiting in Trump’s economy? The wealthy and corporations have never had it this good. (Photo: Screenshot/Youtube) Views
Trump's Economy Leaves Working People Behind. Here Are the Receipts.
The next time Trump and his enablers boast about the economy to distract from the damage they’re really doing to America, know the truth.
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Game On
The bar at Trump Tower today. Press pool photo So it begins. Finally, the Dems found a fragment of a spine. Pelosi's declaration of the whimsical, better-late-than-never notion that "nobody is above the law" came on a day chock full of weirdness. There was Trump's sweaty, babbling, shouting...
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"I Don't Think Billionaires Should Exist": Sanders Proposes Wealth Tax to Slash Fortunes of Ultra-Rich
"Enough is enough. We are going to take on the billionaire class, substantially reduce wealth inequality in America, and stop our democracy from turning into a corrupt oligarchy."
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A Child Is A Child: The Kids Are Definitely Still Not All Right
Front photo by Peter Pereira/ New Bedford Standard Times via Washington Post. All other photos by John Moore/ Getty Images. Amidst the latest noise about the latest outrage - treason and Ukraine and extortion oh my - a grisly reminder: Crimes against small, brown humanity are ongoing. Thousands of...
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Want Real Climate Ambition? Keep Polluting Industries Out and Make Them Pay.
The industries that have fueled this crisis should have no part in dictating the solutions—rather, they should be made to pay to address the massive damages they have caused and to finance real solutions to the crisis.
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'The Planet We Love Is Under Attack': #ShutDownDC Protesters Blockade Capital Streets to Demand Climate Action
"The decisions that are made in this town don't just affect the people in the U.S., they affect the globe every day."
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Stress, Overwork, and Insecurity are Driving the Invisible Workplace Accident Rate
The pressure to work faster and longer is making work more dangerous for diverse jobs, from delivery drivers to home care workers.
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Blessed Freedom From Health Care, Because GOPers Always Have the Best Ideas
Photos: Screenshot from live-stream of Congressional campaign launch in Auburn. Last week here in Maine, Eric Brakey, the libertarian-leaning, gun-loving, socialism-hating, immigrant-maligning conservative you've never heard of, announced he's running for Congress in our 2nd District on the wonky...
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We Have a Decision to Make. Change the System or Face Climate Catastrophe
We have a choice between a better world that will be climate-just , or a world of injustice, suffering, and species collapse.
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It is a parody of democracy that allows such irresponsible and corrupt gluttons to make globally important decisions. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
The Climate Crisis Means the Wrong People Are Running the World
There is no democracy when you can't do anything about the companies polluting your rivers and air. The unbridled power of the big corporations is despotic.
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