Living under an oligarchic system, we should develop a healthy skepticism of the actions of billionaires, whether they are running for office, bankrolling other candidates or giving billions to charity.
Blogging Our Great Divide
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A new civic group report is calling living conditions ‘harsh’ in California’s high-tech hotspot.
The bipartisan bill would ease the financial challenges that critics have used to justify calls for postal worker wage cuts and selling lucrative parts of the service to for-profit corporations.
In his State of the Union address, the president made a poor attempt to conceal the continued rise in economic inequality under his administration.
The NFL strives to keep politics out of football ahead of the Super Bowl, except for when it comes from billionaire owners.
As the big caucus night approaches, activists are working to help low-income residents overcome multiple barriers to participation