Democrats have enough heft in Congress to force floor debates on proposals that meaningfully target inequality, but they’ll need support from their moderate contingent if any real change is to occur.
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The president is going to demonize the media no matter what they do. So why not do the right thing?
It’s a small leap from a “state of emergency” at the border to martial law throughout the country.
Military leaders literally don’t know what they’re doing with our money, but they want more. People on the left and right have had enough.
The outgoing House speaker’s entire career was a cash grab for billionaires, capped off by a low trick to literally starve children.
When he wasn’t masquerading as an advocate for poor people, he was slashing their social programs to give tax breaks to the rich.
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The United States is a land of plenty, not scarcity — and undocumented immigrants are not the reason our hospitals and social services are crumbling.
We must reform the rules governing philanthropy to encourage more broad-based participation and to reduce the risks of top-heavy, tax-avoidance giving.
Five billion dollars is not huge in a federal discretionary budget of more than $1 trillion. But it’s an incredibly meaningful sum to any number of smaller federal government programs.
On everything from climate to trade to the international order itself, the failure of the White House’s powers of persuasion were on full display at the G20.
From speculation to vacancies, taxing high-end condos may be the solution to affordable housing Boston has been looking for.
Every other industrialized country has already made the transition and seen both improved health outcomes and reduced costs.
Hint: simply increasing the progressive income tax on top earners isn’t enough.