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Monday, March 27, 2017
 
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New evidence that poor Americans pay the highest taxes and get...

Today the taking of our national wealth can be tax-deferred indefinitely.

How Americans became poor

If we want to create a vibrant middle class, we have to abandon slogans and simplistic solutions and understand the bigger picture.

The Great Potential of Poor Americans. And How Plutocrats Just Want...

The homeless are feared by the upper classes, and they're often arrested for nonexistent or non-violent infractions, in good part because they are simply considered "offensive" to people of means.

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State Department rewrites climate change web page

Secretary of State Tillerson has maintained that he believes climate science is "not conclusive" so the changes aren't altogether surprising.

Gorsuch shouldn’t be confirmed until we know the person who picked him is cleared...

Neil Gorsuch shouldn’t be confirmed until Trump comes clean.

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In case you were wondering how Europeans have health care, great trains and roads and great schools...

U.S. airstrikes killed 230 civilians in Mosul overnight

Over 130 civilians were killed in attack on a single building in western Mosul.

Historic win in Colorado fracking lawsuit

Martinez v. Colorado Oil and Gas is one of many related legal actions brought by youth in several states and countries.
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Chris Hedges explains the importance of ‘robust’ public broadcasting

Hedges elaborates on why airtime for these “dissident voices” is more crucial than ever before.

North Dakota oil spill vastly underestimated as Trump approves KXL

On Jan. 24, President Trump signed an executive order making it easier for both the Keystone XL and the DAPL to go forward.

One nation, under God, indivisible: what once was is no more

All sorts of divisions exist in this country; let’s begin with the fact that prejudice and hatred are still very much alive in our society.

Gibberish is the White House’s new normal

Trump has moved the sign system of modern capitalism toward a whole new capitalist art form – the free-floating name that describes nothing.

Great negotiator or discredited buffoon? Trump can’t be both.

In only two months, we can already confirm who this guy is and why he’s failing with such flair.