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The Top 10 Liberal Victories Of The Last 200 Years

The Top 10 Liberal Victories Of The Last 200 Years

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Here are but a few of the liberal victories that improved our country in the last 200 years — some after rather massive battles. Sure, times ahead will be rough for us Progressives, but we’ve faced the forces of austerity and plunder before. If you look at the record […]

10 Things The Working Poor Truly Understand, And One Harvard Study Figured Out

10 Things The Working Poor Truly Understand, And One Harvard Study Figured Out

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Poor Americans face tough choices. Here are 10 things that only the working poor really understand. In America, “average” income is not what people think it is, because average is not what most people get. Around 50 percent of the country, 1 out of 2, live on less […]

A Fun-Filled, 7-Point Guide to Popular ‘Alternative Facts’

A Fun-Filled, 7-Point Guide to Popular ‘Alternative Facts’

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Just the Alternative Facts, Ma’am If you haven’t been living under a rock in the last few days, you know that Trump’s Press Secretary Sean Spicer, and then “Presidential Counselor” Kellyanne Conway both attempted to spin the obvious disparity between the actual number of people who showed up at […]

Republicans Foolishly Declare War On American Workers

Republicans Foolishly Declare War On American Workers

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Any working class Americans voting Republican are voting against self-interest. John Nichols, a long-time contributor to The Nation and the periodical’s National Affairs correspondent, wrote a blistering Labor Day article on Donald Trump as the Republican Party, writing that their “platform is a litany of foolish dreams.” Nichols […]

Demanding ‘What We Need To Survive,’ Workers Descend On McDonald’s Shareholders Meeting

Demanding ‘What We Need To Survive,’ Workers Descend On McDonald’s Shareholders Meeting

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Workers descend on McDonald’s shareholders meeting on Thursday, demanding living wages. As McDonald’s holds its annual meeting on Thursday, low wage workers—buoyed by successes from the “unstoppable” Fight for $15 movement—are confronting the burger giant and again demand a decent wage and union rights. On Wednesday, in addition […]

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