Trying to convince people that America is simply too ‘poor’ or has too much debt to solve it’s problems is bullshit. If corporate America and their lobbyists spent less time corrupting politicians and cheating the tax system, there would be plenty of money to deal with the problems that are tearing this country apart.
There are millionaires and billionaires in America who have never worked a day in their life. But you rarely hear a Republican lawmaker call them ‘lazy’ for not working, or ‘takers’ for gaming the system.
An anti-gay plank in the Texas Republican party’s platform raised eyebrows thanks to a colossal grammar fail. The Texas Republican Party released their official platform on Friday and — hoo boy! — it sure proved […]
President Barack Obama is often inspirational, but sometimes he hits it out of the ballpark. In one of the finest moments of his two terms, the president reassures a cheering crowd while tearing apart Michigan’s Republicans […]
As income inequality grows, it’s becoming obvious to more Americans that giving tax breaks and free stuff to the rich doesn’t create good paying jobs. All it does is make rich people richer. The revenue loss can’t be made up by raising taxes on the working class, so budget cuts to programs billionaires don’t need, end up getting the axe. […]