I've been in a discussion in another diary about the reality of our party as it exists today. So that I'm not accused of misrepresenting what the discussion was, I'll link to the comment where it ...
In the century since the 16th amendment was ratified, allowing a federal income tax to be levied, rich Americans found a haven from taxation in Switzerland.
Americans are required to pay tax on ...
Again, I think we'd have better luck convincing Republicans of the value of universal health insurance if Republicans _knew what health insurance was_. Case in point, Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), ...
The wars in Afghanistan and Iraq have cost us between $4 and $6 trillion dollars, but that is not the true cost of war. ...
Share of wealth, the Top 1% vs. the Bottom 99%
Now that the issue of income inequality is starting to become more mainstream, threatening to ...
This is why America can't have nice things . Like, say, children who are alive.
[Radio host Alan Colmes]: So [teachers] shouldn’...
attribution: Foo Connor The spill is causing the spiller a "perception" ...
Big news from Alaska, as Anglo-American, one of two stakeholders in the Pebble Mine project, and one of the worlds largest mining companies, has pulled out, leaving the much smaller Northern Dynasty ...
Reposted on the anniversary of the assassination of Rev. King. MB
This will be a very short diary. It will not contain any links or any scholarly references. It is about a very ...