The political network led by industrialists Charles and David Koch plans to spend $889 million for the 2016 elections.
Big business wins and democracy loses as both parties lie about free trade.
The imminent need for basic income in recognition of our machine-driven future.
Bernie Sanders describes the Koch brothers never-ending assault on the US government and US Economy. Laying out in stark terms the ultimate goal of the vast network of Koch-funded far-right-wing organizations peddling lies and misinformation in their efforts to mislead the American public: The complete destruction of Social Security.
You need to earn a paltry $385,000.00 annual income to be part of the nations' 1 percent.
As politicians and business leaders gather in Davos, climate expert Jørgen Randers argues that democracy will continue to hamper climate action.
As inequality soars, the nervous super rich are already planning their escapes.
According to a recent Princeton study, the US is now ruled by wealth elites who hold all the power. This is defined as an oligarchy.
Billionaire Nick Hanauer has a message for his fellow filthy rich, who live in gated bubble worlds: "Wake up, people. It won’t last."
Just a few days ago, on Aug 4, 2014, the tailings pond (the size of a lake) of the gold and copper open-pit Polley Mine, operated by Imperial Metals Corp., breached and sent billions of gallons of metals-laden silt and water into waterways awaiting the return of the salmon.
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Mark Morford is one of the best opinion columnists writing today. And he nails conservative hypocrisy to the wall in this insightful article ...
The sleazy, double-dealing, thieving Congressmen who sent letters to the FCC condemning Net Neutrality received 2.3 times more campaign contributions from the cable industry than average.
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"America does not have an aristocracy or a plutocracy."
I seriously doubt that if Michaele was indeed a socialite she’d be employed as a
receptionist, department store clerk or makeup artist… Paris Hilton she is not….
These two are posers who don’t pay their bills and are taking this reality/celebrity train
for all its worth…They are both idiots.