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Andrea Germanos, staff writer
On January 29, 2021, hundreds of people gathered in St. Paul, Minnesota to demand that President Joe Biden and Democratic Gov. Tim Walz take action to stop the Line 3 pipeline.
"We are going to do everything in our power to make it loud and clear to bank executives: They must walk away from Line 3―or there will be consequences."
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
"You're telling me that they would forfeit their American citizenship if they had to... step up and pay a little more?" Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) asked on Thursday, January 28, 2021. "I'm just calling your bluff on that. That's not going to happen."(Photo: CNBC)
"The wealthiest in this country are paying less in taxes than everyone else,"...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) got into a heated Twitter feud on Thursday, January 28, 2021. (Photo: Getty Images)
The Squad member once again implored Cruz to quit after he tweeted agreement...


For those puzzled by the rancor and mistrust so many feel for Hillary Clinton, a lucid Matt Taibbi looks at Clinton's $675,000 speeches to Goldman Sachs to reveal they're about not just money but allegiance. Turns out Clinton declared that "banker-bashing (was) foolish," it takes a village to get out of a financial crisis (in fact caused by a few greedy oligarchs), and public anger is something "we" - oligarchs and Clintons - need to wait out.