The Not-So-Golden Years
The Not-So-Golden Years
American Right-Wingers Are No Longer Conservative — They're Extremists
Their reactionary bent is manifesting itself in legislatures across the country.
Paul Ryan: "We're not going to give up on destroying the American Health Care System."
From the page: "Paul Krugman Tells GOP Senator: 窶Your Facts Are False窶 On Social Security"
Corporate Food Giants Have Reason to Worry -- Some Very Brave Supermarkets Are Sharing Nutritional Score Numbers with Customers
Nuval food rankings go from 1-100; Mott's Original Applesauce gets a 4, Keebler Townhouse Bistro Multi-Grain Crackers get a 3.
Why Scalia’s ‘Racial Entitlement’ Nonsense Is More Dangerous Than You Think
In context, Scalia’s quote is actually even more disturbing than the initial headlines suggested.
From the page: "The Sequester Defies Economic Good Sense and Should Be Canceled"
How the Religious Right Is Helping De-Educate America's Youth
The bogus "school reform" movement isn't just about union-busting.
From the page: "Tammy Baldwin: Scott Walker 'Driven By Politics' In Rejecting Medicaid Expansion "
9 Economic Facts That Will Make Your Head Spin
Half the population of the U.S. has slipped into poverty or is barely making enough to get by.
Corporate Land Grabs Reveal a Hidden Agenda: Controlling the Water
The food crisis and recent droughts have confirmed that controlling the source of food—the land and the water that flows under or by it—are equally or even more important.
From the page: "Republicans STOLE the House! Here's What YOU Can DO to Fight Back!"
A Program for Combating Poverty -- Stop the Cuts to Social Security, Medicare, Expand Medicare to All
A comprehensive program to combat poverty in America is long overdue.
From the page: "We have become, in the United States, and increasingly all over the world, a society with only two classes: Those who own, and those who owe. "
America's White Male Problem
Our country is lurching from manufactured crisis to crisis and it isn't about politics; it's about pathology.
From the page: "Peter King shocked窶"shocked!窶"that being a heartless bastard is a Republican value actually"
Don't Cut Social Security -- Double It
Fiscal cliff chatter about slashing the venerable program ignores its fundamental potential and underlying strength.
Not Just Union-Busting: 5 Other Terrible Things Michigan Republicans Did in the Lame Duck
GOP-backed anti-union & anti-women's rights bills were all over the agenda
From the page: "Republican billionaires pushed Michigan anti-union law forward with primary threats"
Twinkie CEO Admits Company Took Employees Pensions and Put It Toward Executive Pay
Hostess company continues to screw over its workers.