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As Handful of Billionaire Families Grab Nation's Wealth for Themselves, New Report Details How Dynasties Rig US Economy
"Today's extreme wealth inequality is perhaps greater than any time in American history. This is largely the result of rapidly growing wealth dynasties and a rigged economy."
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From Poverty to Student Debt to Gun Violence to Climate Crisis, Trump's America Is Seriously Stressing People Out
A new survey by the American Psychological Association found that 62 percent of Americans are stressed by the current political climate and 69 percent are anxious about the future
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With No Mention of Climate Crisis and More Austerity, Theresa May's UK Budget Decried as "Insult to Our Young People's Future"
"The government claims austerity has worked so now they can end it. That is absolutely the opposite of the truth—austerity needs to end because it has failed."
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Premier Ford Driving a Race to the Bottom for Ontario’s Lowest-Paid Workers
After decades of losing ground to the elite, millions of Canadians will find themselves falling behind deeper and faster.
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A Tragedy in Three Parts: Corporations, Coups, and Crazies
Imagining that Trump is the cause of our complete dysfunctionality is folly. He is merely a symptom
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Sanders and Varoufakis Announce Alliance to Craft 'Common Blueprint for an International New Deal'
The pair hopes to promote a "progressive, ecological, feminist, humanist, rational program" for not only Europe, but the entire world
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As GOP Moves to Cut Medicare and Social Security, 60% of Americans Say Repeal Trump Tax Scam Instead
"Working families shouldn't have to pay for the GOP tax bill. The rich and big corporations must pay their fair share of taxes!"
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Voters Face a Simple Choice: Expand Social Security and Medicare, or Watch GOP Eviscerate Them Both
Plainly put, millions of American seniors are feeling the pinch and they need a raise in the form of bigger Social Security checks and expanded Medicare benefits
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'While the Rest of the World Burned,' Billionaires Made More Money in 2017 Than Any Other Year in History
"The past 30 years have seen far greater wealth creation than the Gilded Age."
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As Midterms Near, Campaign Demands to Know: "Is Your Member of Congress Fighting to Save Net Neutrality?"
"Voters deserve to know where the candidates stand on preserving the free and open internet."
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