Paul Ryan

Pope Calls Corporations ‘Bloodsuckers’ For Exploiting Workers

Pope Calls Corporations ‘Bloodsuckers’ For Exploiting Workers

The pope delivered a mass this week in which he called corporations “bloodsuckers” for how they treat and exploit their workers. In case you were looking for another reason to love Pope Francis, one of his recent masses might give you one. Of course, if you’re a Republican and read Ayn Rand like it’s the […]

Speaker Paul Ryan Has Once Again Shown His Contempt For The American Worker

Speaker Paul Ryan Has Once Again Shown His Contempt For The American Worker

Speaker Paul Ryan may like to talk about his new found understanding of how the poor in America live but his policies paint a different picture. Yesterday was a big day for millions of middle-class workers. The Obama administration just took a major step to restore overtime protections to millions of already over-worked Americans. The […]

Drug Wars, Delegates, Zuckerberg and Face Tattoos – T&Z Talk Podcast

Drug Wars, Delegates, Zuckerberg and Face Tattoos – T&Z Talk Podcast

  The Drug war: Sir Richard Branson has a plan to lower the amount of opioid deaths in America by following what Portugal has done. Paul Ryan: will the Speaker who never wanted to be the speaker actually become the president that he doesn’t want to become? According to him it’s a resounding no, but […]

Rage Against The Machine Rages Against Paul Ryan

Rage Against The Machine Rages Against Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan may be a fan of Rage Against the Machine, but the band’s guitarist Tom Morello is not a fan of Paul Ryan. Rage Against The Machine guitarist and frontman, Tom Morello, slammed Paul Ryan in an August 2012 Op-Ed for Rolling Stone Magazine entitled: Tom Morello: ‘Paul Ryan Is the Embodiment of the Machine […]

Paul Ryan To Run For Speaker But Can He Control The Freedom Caucus?

Paul Ryan To Run For Speaker But Can He Control The Freedom Caucus?

Yesterday, Paul Ryan announced he is officially running for the position of Speaker of the House, and he’s pretty much assured of getting the votes needed when the House votes next Thursday. There is, however, a fly in the ointment. In his initial address regarding the position, Ryan set some conditions – one of which […]