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Australia became the 25th country to legally embrace marriage equality in 2017. (Photo: Scott Barbour/Getty Images) Views
10 Amazing Social Movement Struggles In 2017 That Give Us Reason To Hope
Despite endless capitalist greed and militarism, people are still fighting for a just world.
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We Will Not Be Erased
Last week's lunatic, Orwellian announcement that the Orange Cheeto's minions have barred the Center for Disease Control and Prevention from using seven words in official documents - “vulnerable,” “entitlement,” “diversity,” “transgender,” “fetus,” “evidence-based” and “science-based,” which, duh,...
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Sanders: Passage of GOP Tax Bill Great Victory for Koch Brothers as 'Looting of Federal Treasury' Begins
"Congratulations to the Koch brothers, massive corporations and billionaire campaign contributors on looting the Treasury and working families."
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The Tax Bill Is the Grinchiest Christmas Gift Yet
At year's end, Donald Trump and Congress are putting a lump of "clean, beautiful coal" in our stockings.
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Without Remorse, House GOP Passes 'Morally Corrupt, Cruel, and Barbaric' Tax Bill
"The public reaction to today's heinous tax bill will speed the day when that tax justice is realized."
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It's Not Just Corker: 14 GOP Senators Stand to Reap Millions From #CorkerKickback
Trump, who made much of his fortune in real estate, would also stand to profit from the provision
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A Multitude of Coups: No, You Cannot Take My Rights - I'm Still Using Them
Bad sign to be already depressed by Monday, and why not: The Horror-In-Chief denies climate change is a threat to national security, turns out to have exhibited his usual "appalling lack of humanity and decency" by hosting the NRA on the anniversary of Sandy Hook, seems poised despite our snowbound...
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GOP Tax Plan Would Give 15 of America's Largest Corporations a $236B Tax Cut: Report
If you needed any more evidence that the GOP tax bill is a massive giveaway to the most profitable corporations in the country, a new report prepared for Sen. Bernie Sanders provides it
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"The American Dream is rapidly becoming the American Illusion as the U.S. ... now has the lowest rate of social mobility of any of the rich countries," said U.N special rapporteur Philip Alston. (Photo: Dale Cruse/flickr/cc) News
UN Expert Just Offered a Brutal Takedown on US Inequality and How the #GOPTaxScam Will Make It Worse
'The persistence of extreme poverty is a political choice made by those in power'
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How Orwell Used Wartime Rationing to Argue for Global Justice
Orwell’s response to inequality between nations could be more instructive than ever
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