While Republicans are proposing severe cuts to housing assistance, they are continuing to subsidize Blackstone and other private equity housing profiteers.
We need to do more than assail the heartless new Trump budget. We need to understand its roots in our chronic and continuing inequality.
The president is useful to Republicans because he allows them to appear comparably less extreme than they actually are.
Throwing money at the Pentagon while gutting other programs that protect Americans shouldn’t make anyone feel safer.