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'Entirely Predictable': Most Americans Say They Are Not Seeing Paycheck Boost From GOP Tax Scam
"This is not surprising at all," said one economics expert
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In Ploy to 'Force' Deep Safety Net Cuts, GOP Reportedly Planning Vote on Balanced Budget Amendment
"Lying, ultra-hypocritical Republicans to take up a balanced budget amendment to deflect attention from their massive $2 trillion increase in the deficit with their tax give-away to the wealthy."
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Going Backward in Trump Era, Big Bank Investment in World's Dirtiest Energy Projects Surged in 2017
"Every single dollar that these banks provide for the expansion of the fossil fuel industry is a dollar going to increase the climate crisis."
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Net Neutrality Defenders Issue Alert as Telecom Giants Ready to 'Sic Army of Expensive Lawyers' on States
Open internet defenders argued the threat underscores the importance of enshrining net neutrality protections in federal law.
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As Feds Launch Probe, Users Discover 'Horrifying' Reach of Facebook's Data Mining
Facebook "had the phone number of my late grandmother who never had a Facebook account, or even an email address," one long-time user wrote after downloading an archive of her data from the platform.
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Six Infuriating Statistics (With GIFs to Match) Help Explain Recklessness of Wall Street Bonus Culture
"The total bonus pool for 176,900 Wall Street employees was 2.5 times the combined annual earnings of all 884,000 U.S. full-time minimum wage workers."
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The Tools To Make A Change
Memorably marching for their lives. Reuters photo. Seeking to keep up the momentum to oust politicians in the blood-soaked pockets of the NRA, voting registration activists with HeadCount signed up more new voters during the March For Our Lives than on any single day in the last 15 years. Raising...
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"The corporate elites, which have seized control of ruling institutions including the government and destroyed labor unions, are re-establishing the inhumane labor conditions that characterized the 19th and early 20th centuries." (Photo: Mr.Fish) Views
'The Gig Economy' Is the New Term for Serfdom
The corporate architects of the new economy have no intention of halting the assault.
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Your Sons and Your Daughters Are Beyond Your Command
Getty Image On the eve of the nationwide March For Our Lives , a grateful reminder of the power and hope unleashed by the extraordinary kids at Parkland and around the country. Introducing their Guardian manifesto for gun reforms that most Americans want, Parkland's student journalists recognize...
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Honghe Hani Rice Terraces in Yunnan Province, China. (Photo: Jialiang Gao/peace-on-earth.org/ Wikimedia Commons) Views
Culture Shift: Redirecting Humanity’s Path to a Flourishing Future
It’s time to build a new worldview around a deeper sense of connectedness.
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