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The Hidden Root Of White Rage

White conservatives are angry at a racially unjust economic system that has started to treat white people the same it’s always treated black people.

Paul Krugman: Obama Rolled Back RONALD REAGAN’S Tax Cuts For The Rich

Paul Krugman: Obama Rolled Back RONALD REAGAN’S Tax Cuts For The Rich

And what does that mean? It means Obama, that terrible, terrible disappointment that supposedly only serves his corporate masters took a large bite out of Reganomics.

‘Pharma Bro’ About To Lose His Shirt As Rival Makes $1 Alternative To His $750 Ripoff

‘Pharma Bro’ About To Lose His Shirt As Rival Makes $1 Alternative To His $750 Ripoff

Looks like his plans to score big on an old generic drug just backfired.

by Charles Topher· · News
The 1% Is Outraged At This Simple Check On Affluenza: The $108,000 Speeding Ticket

The 1% Is Outraged At This Simple Check On Affluenza: The $108,000 Speeding Ticket

It’s time we got rid of our ridiculously unconstitutional two-tiered justice system; one for the rich that treats them with kid’s gloves and the real one for the rest of us.

by Justin Rosario· · News
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Obamacare Scores Another Major Victory As Uninsured Rate Plummets

Wasn’t Obamacare supposed to destroy healthcare and ruin America and Freedom™?

DAVOS/SWITZERLAND, 26JAN08 - David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Carlyle Group, USA, captured during the session 'Myths and Realities of Private Equity' at the Annual Meeting 2008 of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, January 26, 2008. 

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This Billionaire Wants You To Feel Sorry For The ‘Disadvantage’ Faced By Rich Kids

Please spare a thought for the disadvantages faced by the children of the 1% *cough

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
Bernie Sanders And Pope Francis Launch Blistering Joint Attack On The 1%

Bernie Sanders And Pope Francis Launch Blistering Joint Attack On The 1%

These two guys have had it with the 1%, and they’re coming out all guns blazing.

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
There’s No Water, Let ‘Em Drink Sand: Selfish, Rich Californians Refuse To Adapt To Drought

There’s No Water, Let ‘Em Drink Sand: Selfish, Rich Californians Refuse To Adapt To Drought

Rich Southern Californians are balking at conserving water. That’s for the peons. This attitude will cost them money, now. How will they like that?

by T. Steelman· · News
Hey, rich ladies … let’s do it “Mitt Romney Style” -- a “Gangnam Style” parody from CollegeHumor.com.

Chris Hedges: Rich White Families Are ‘The Most Dangerous And Destructive Force In America’

Obscene amounts of money and unlimited power has stripped them of their humanity. They’ve become a lethal cancer on the soul of America.

Everything That’s Wrong With Wealth Inequality, Summed Up In One Image

Everything That’s Wrong With Wealth Inequality, Summed Up In One Image

This is going to hit home fast.

by Vera· · News
Stephen King to LePage: ‘Man Up And Apologize’ For Implying I Don’t Gladly Pay My Taxes

Stephen King to LePage: ‘Man Up And Apologize’ For Implying I Don’t Gladly Pay My Taxes

Stephen King is demanding an apology from Maine Gov. Paul LePage. If he knows what’s good for him, LePage better get on that.

by T. Steelman· · News
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Around The World, People Say The United States Is Most Dangerous To World Peace

When asked, the world calls the United States the greatest threat to world peace. Has America gone too far?

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Drugs, Kiddie P*rn, Murder For Hire, And The Death Of The ‘Free Market’ Fantasy

Drugs, Kiddie P*rn, Murder For Hire, And The Death Of The ‘Free Market’ Fantasy

The 100 percent true story of how the libertarian dream of a free market ended in blackmail, millions in stolen money and attempted murder.

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3.1 Million Workers Get A Well Deserved Raise As Minimum Wage Increases On Jan. 1st (VIDEO)

Are you getting a well deserved raise on January 1st?

by Frank Minero· · News
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Ferguson Action Network Is About To Shut Down The ‘Playground For The Global 1%’ (VIDEO)

“Every day the movement against racism and police terror is in the streets. Millions identify with this movement, and on Dec 23 we are taking it to Fifth Avenue.”

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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Maribel Vs McDonalds: A Single Mom Fights For A Living Wage (VIDEO)

Should Maribel receive a fair day’s wage for a fair day’s work? What’s your minimum wage story?

by Frank Minero· · News
Court Bans The Press From Mass Murderer’s Trial Because…He’s Rich

Court Bans The Press From Mass Murderer’s Trial Because…He’s Rich

The media, bless their little ratings hungry hearts, are suing to get access anyway. The rich don’t deserve special treatment under the law so let the press do their jobs!

by Justin Rosario· · News
Texas Trying To Ban Federal Laws (Again)

Texas Trying To Ban Federal Laws (Again)

Because ignoring Federal laws worked out so well the first time the South tried it during the Civil War.

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Whoops! A Billion Dollar Divorce Settlement Destroys The Myth Of The ‘Hard Working 1%’

Billionaire Harold Hamm admits he doesn’t have to work for his money. So why do we revere men like him and spit on the single mother working three jobs?

Life After Citizens United: Chevron Spends $1.4 Million To Buy A Single Mayoral Race (VIDEO)

Life After Citizens United: Chevron Spends $1.4 Million To Buy A Single Mayoral Race (VIDEO)

In this brave new world, giant corporations and the 1% can literally buy your local government. Why? Because they’re rich and you’re just a peasant. Get used to it.