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'We Changed Albany Forever': Cuomo Defeats Nixon, But Progressives Crush GOP-Collaborating Democrats in New York
"This is an incredible moment for progressives, but it's not just a moment—it's a movement, and this movement is only growing stronger."
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'Stopping Cuts Isn't Enough': Sanders Joins Over 150 Democrats to Launch 'Expand Social Security Caucus'
"We are not going to let Social Security be destroyed. Hear that, Paul Ryan?"
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Our job is to reach out to those in every corner of the world who share these values, and who are fighting for a better world. (Photo: Sally Prevost/flickr/cc) Views
A New Authoritarian Axis Demands an International Progressive Front
We must take the opportunity to reconceptualize a genuinely progressive global order based on human solidarity, an order that recognizes that every person on this planet shares a common humanity, that we all want our children to grow up healthy, to have a good education, have decent jobs, drink...
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Nazis May Be Bad, But Tax Cuts Are Awesome!
How the "unsung" Republican resistance in the Trump administration really thinks
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Tax is also an essential safety valve which allows democratic governments to curb the power of unelected corporate leviathans – some of which now boast a net worth higher than the GDP of some G20 economies. (Photo: Oli Scarff/Getty Images) Views
Ten Years After the Crash, Tax Competition Threatens the Global Economy and Democracy
While the pace of regulatory repeal may have slowed, a parallel race to the bottom – in corporate tax – has accelerated. And its consequences threaten to be just as long‑lived as the fallout from the financial crisis
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Because 'Richest Americans Do Not Need Another Massive Tax Cut,' 776 Groups Urge Congress to Stop Tax Scam 2.0
" Congressional Republicans have one thing on their mind — how best to please their donors."
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'The Time for Incrementalism Is Over': Jayapal Launches Medicare for All PAC
"It's time for public officials around the country to stand with the American people, the majority of whom believe Medicare for All is the best path forward."
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Stoked To Celebrate So Much Death, Like, The Biggest Numbers Ever
A moron in Pennsylvania. Photo by Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty As most sentient beings marked with grief or rage or empathy the 17th anniversary of 9/11 - a day that begot 3,000 deaths at home and, ultimately, hundreds of thousands across a ravaged Middle East - the sick schmuck in the White House...
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With Most Benefits Going to Rich, 'Reckless and Stupid' GOP Tax Scam 2.0 Could Cost $3 Trillion Over Ten Years
"Think how many kids we could put through college, roads we could pave, families that could get child care, seniors that could get help with prescription drugs with that much money. Shame!"
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Today’s hourly wage has less purchasing power than it did over four decades years ago. Adjusted for inflation, the average hourly wage in January 1973 would be $23.68 today. (Photo: Gage Skidmore/flickr/cc) Views
Trump’s 4 Biggest Lies about Today’s Economy
"Best wages, ever." Not even close.
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