Thursday, December 12, 2019

Trump’s ‘Harvest Box’ delivers an empty promise

The administration and its GOP allies are threatening these Americans with even greater hunger and privation.

A kingdom where nobody dies

America’s childhood, a kingdom we’ve surrendered for no good reason at all.

US mass killers crucially abetted by nuts who won’t ban assault weapons and high-capacity...

If we don’t permit people to buy bombs and hand-held wire-guided anti-aircraft rockets, why do we permit them to buy semi-automatic assault rifles?

The South is rising again

The real story is that a fresh, "Reclaim the South" movement of young African-American populists is emerging, kindling long-suppressed hope in the racially scarred Deep South.

Alex Jones on Florida high school shooting: It may be a false flag, and...

"I'm not saying this is a false flag, but they've been talking about massacres and things if people don’t leave them alone, and release the memo."

The deadly rule of the oligarchs

Oligarchs use power and ruling structures solely for personal advancement – they will stop at nothing to maintain the sophistry of their rule.

Yes, deniers, millions of Americans are among the poorest people in the world

Why is it so hard for people with wealth and power to admit all this?

University of Oxford study concludes Trump’s supporters share widest range of known junk news

A new study concluded that "junk political news and information was concentrated among Trump's supports," which was "mapped from public Twitter and Facebook data."

Uber and Lyft, driving drivers into poverty and despair

"In 2016, Uber and Lyft combined spent more on lobbying than Amazon, Walmart and Microsoft combined. They use their political might to win deregulation bills."

No justice for consumers in Equifax probe?

Equifax continues to be under investigation from the Federal Trade Commission and faces more than 240 class action lawsuits.