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Saudi Prince Epically Burns Donald Trump: Remember Those Two Times I Bailed You Out Financially?

Trump’s photoshopped tweet of Megyn Kelly posing with Saudi Prince Alwaleed just came back to bite him on the ass.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Aspects Of Obama’s Latest Presidential Report Card (IMAGE)

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Aspects Of Obama’s Latest Presidential Report Card (IMAGE)

Almost everything that’s good is up, almost everything bad is down. Almost.

by Bob Cesca· · Current Issues, News
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8 Disgusting Things To Remind You Just Who Right-Wing Soon-To-Be Speaker Paul Ryan Really Is (IMAGES)

From Ayn Rand to Medicare vouchers and fetal personhood laws, this dude is bad news for America. Here’s why you should be worried…

by Sarah Burris· · News
3 Things You Need To Know To Make Any Republican STFU About The National Debt (VIDEO)

3 Things You Need To Know To Make Any Republican STFU About The National Debt (VIDEO)

Republicans run on campaigns built out of misinformation.

‘Bunny Ranch’ Brothel Owner Steps Up To Help His Employees With Student Loan Debt

‘Bunny Ranch’ Brothel Owner Steps Up To Help His Employees With Student Loan Debt

Many of the young women working at the Bunny Ranch are there to pay off their student loans. The owner will lend them a helping hand.

by Charles Topher· · News
Time To COLLECT: Study Reveals U.S. Companies Keeping $2.1 TRILLION Overseas–Avoiding Taxes

Time To COLLECT: Study Reveals U.S. Companies Keeping $2.1 TRILLION Overseas–Avoiding Taxes

Oh HELL no!

by Sarah· · News
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Ben Carson Needs To Face It; He Just Doesn’t Have The Chops To Be President (VIDEOS)

Ben Carson may be a brilliant surgeon, but he can never be president.

by T. Steelman· · Current Issues
This Brooklyn College Wants To Give Unemployed Grads Their Money Back (VIDEO)

This Brooklyn College Wants To Give Unemployed Grads Their Money Back (VIDEO)

Do you think more schools should do this?

by Vera· · News
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Greeks Overwhelmingly Vote To Reject Austerity

The people of Greece have a tough road ahead of them.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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Is It Time For A Jubilee? An Ancient Idea Whose Time Has Come

In ancient times, there used to be a celebration within which debts and criminal punishments were forgiven — a jubilee.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
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President Obama Takes On The Payday Lenders (VIDEO)

Congratulations, President Obama, for yet another brilliant speech. Watch him attack payday lenders and the GOP’s horribly cruel budget.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Reality hitting Scott Walker

Wisconsin In Danger Of Default Thanks To Tax Cuts

To pay for tax cuts (and a new NBA arena), Scott Walker has decided to just not bother paying Wisconsin’s next debt payment.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Forgiving Student Loans Is Adding Billions To The Deficit And It’s Worth Every Penny

Forgiving Student Loans Is Adding Billions To The Deficit And It’s Worth Every Penny

We’re collectively investing in our future and that’s going to piss off some very powerful people.

The amount of medical debt in collections as opposed to other debt.

Medical Debt Ruining Your Credit? You Are In Good Company

Medical debt in collections killing your credit score? Don’t feel all alone; 15 million Americans are in the same situation.

by T. Steelman· · News
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Put Down The Phone, You’re Under Arrest: Turning The Table On Debt Collection Criminals

“[T]his has become something of an epidemic.”

by Debi Johnson-Champ· · News
It’s Official: President Obama Is The Best Economic President In Modern Times

It’s Official: President Obama Is The Best Economic President In Modern Times

A new economic report, published by Forbes.com on September 6, 2014, clearly shows that President Obama is the best economic president in modern times. It’s not an opinion, it’s a fact, based on all of the typical economic indicators, including jobs, investments, growth and expansion, even the rate of inflation. In […]

by Randa Morris· · News
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This Mind Blowing Fact Proves That Christian Churches Cannot Provide For The Poor

Think Christian charity can take care of the poor? At least 64% of US churches are already spending more than they take in. But wait, isn’t debt a sin?

by Randa Morris· · News
Those spending cuts Republicans love – and are willing to hold the country hostage to extort more of – are actually harming the economy. Graphic @ IngredientNews

Check Out How Occupy Eliminated 15 Million Dollars Of Personal Debt For Americans

Occupy Wall Street’s Strike Debt group successfully bought 15 million dollars worth of personal American debt and ‘abolished’ it!

by Chris Lazare· · News
32 Countries Get More Federal Money Than Detroit — Is That Right? (INFOGRAPHIC)

32 Countries Get More Federal Money Than Detroit — Is That Right? (INFOGRAPHIC)

Detroit is an absolute mess. The murder rate is second-highest in the nation, people are leaving the city, and jobs are disappearing. A government bailout to fix the city would cost the federal government $20 billion — a number than many think is not unreasonable, especially considering the amount we’ve […]

by Justin Acuff· · News
President Running A Budget Surplus – GOP In A Panic As They Witness Election Hopes Evaporate

President Running A Budget Surplus – GOP In A Panic As They Witness Election Hopes Evaporate

The Republican Party is facing a crisis – President Obama has engineered yet another budget surplus, defeating their hope to take the nation hostage again.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News