Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Republican resentment of higher education is everywhere. It is in the voters, in the politicians and in the presidency. Higher education is in strange form these days. Research has shown, again and again, that college degrees have a high return on investment — this, in part, explains the […]
Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit When you’re Donald Trump, you’ve got bigger things to worry about than national emergencies. At least, it certainly seems that way. In October, the commander-in-chief addressed the nation on the topic of America’s opioid epidemic. It was a statement a long time coming, with the death toll from […]
Someone has to pay for all the corporate giveaways in the Republican tax plan, and House speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) has no problem admitting that he plans to raid Medicare, anti-poverty programs, and Medicaid for the money.
Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit This banned TED Talk explains why the tax breaks for the rich proposed by the Republican tax plan scam will never help working class Americans. TED, the Technology Entertainment and Design nonprofit behind the TED Talks, whose slogan is “ideas worth spreading” decided that some ideas are better […]
No matter how Republicans try to spin their tax plan, there is no evidence to suggest that if the government gives rich people more money, they’ll share it with anyone, be it trickle-down or in buckets. If that were the case, income inequality would not exist.