Only Korea, Chile, and Mexico pay less.
For the well-being of most everyone – including the rich – equality is more important than growth.
Bad as things are right now, experience tells us – or at least our military commanders swear to it – that they’ll get better sooner or later.
Congress offers a bipartisan blank check to Donald Trump.
You have not pledged yours souls to the Republican Party. You have pledged yourselves to America. Now is the time to deliver on that pledge.
What must not be lost sight of is that the San Bernardino shooters had legally bought assault rifles, and it was the assault rifles that allowed them to commit this carnage.
Whatever the outcome, the decision on the pipeline will remain the same.
To avoid further crises with huge tragic social costs, we have an urgent task to bring finance back under democratic control, to reconfigure society’s relation to finance capital, indeed, to Capital itself.
How long has Rep. Steve Scalise been involved in Congress' take-and-give game with lobbyists? Ever since he starting writing the rules that give such corruption a pass. As Scalise puts it, he must “keep and expand our [Republican] majority in Congress.”
The trump administration's ban conflicts with current immigration law.