Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Sarah Gattiker stores the 24,200th species of seed in the vault at Kew's Millennium Seed Bank, which now holds 10% of the world's wild plant species, on October 15, 2009 in Sussex, England. (Photo: Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
"Empty shelves during the pandemic made clear, allowing huge corporations to 'own' seeds is a very bad idea!"
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos testifies during a hearing before House Education and Labor Committee December 12, 2019 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
One House Democrat said he can't wait for January 20, "when this disgrace is...
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Telfair Elementary School first grade teacher Ms. Gutierrez works with her students on February 8, 2019 in Pacoima, California. (Photo: Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images)
"50.8 million children who attend real public schools need a secretary of...


Hypocrisy, thy name is the malignant gang of grifters, liars and swamp monsters trying to rob Americans of their right to health care. Primary among them, Health and Human Services' Tom Price, who just spent $60,000 for private jets - look Ma, I'm ripping people off! - on several short trips he could have taken for as little as 50 bucks. This is a guy who rants about cutting waste, wants to slash Medicaid, opposes funding children's health and fighting AIDS. This is "a fantastic piece of shit."

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