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Jesus Versus Republicans: Prophets Or Profits?

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Shouldn’t someone tell the Christian right that Jesus was likely a Communist who was against the accumulation of personal wealth?

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

Hey, rich ladies … let’s do it “Mitt Romney Style” -- a “Gangnam Style” parody from CollegeHumor.com.

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

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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.

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Big Banks Are So Scared Of Elizabeth Warren, They’ll Resort To Petty Scheming To Stop Her

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The truth is, the big banks are selfish and immoral, and must necessarily be under heavy regulation. They have solidly proven that we cannot trust them to police themselves.

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Rich Couple Lives Beyond Their Means – Complains That They’re Broke

Rich Couple Lives Beyond Their Means – Complains That They’re Broke

Funny how no one forgives or pities the poor for living outside their means.

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This Map Shows The Richest People In Every State (IMAGE)

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Who is the richest person in your state?

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Anonymous ‘Tips For Jesus’ Diner Leaves Giant Gratuity On Tiny Bills

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“Doing the Lord’s work, one tip at a time.”

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The Rich Get Richer: World’s 400 Richest Get $92 Billion Richer in 2014 (VIDEO)

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In 2014, the rich got much richer. The divide between rich and poor got much wider. Are you sick of rising income inequality? What do we do about it?

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These 5 US Companies Are Worth More Than Russia’s Entire Stock Market (VIDEO)

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How can five US companies have more wealth than a huge, powerful nation like Russia?

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Poor Kids Who Excel Do No Better Than Rich Kids Who Slack Off: The American Dream Is Dead

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The game is rigged. The American Dream has flatlined and it’s time to administer some CPR.

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Wealthy Celebrity Chef Emeril Lagasse Claims He Will Go Broke, And Guess Who He’s Blaming

Emeril Lagasse via Facebook

If you guessed President Obama, then- BAM!-you were right on the money.

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Pat Robertson: Robin Williams Killed Himself Because He Was A ‘Heathen’ Who Didn’t Worship Jesus (VIDEO)

Screen capture of Pat Robertson on his 700 Show from Right Wing Watch.

Just two days after the Emmy Awards honored Robin Williams, conservative “Christian” con man Pat Robertson took a moment on his 700 Club show to smear the late actor and comedian.

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WATCH: Chris Wallace And Fox Guests Go Full-On Stupid With Climate Change

WATCH: Chris Wallace And Fox Guests Go Full-On Stupid With Climate Change

The climate change deniers were out in force on Sunday. Four of them joined Chris Wallace to display their breathtaking ignorance and arrogance.

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Pope Sends A Message To All Clergy Who Pursue Wealth, Bans ‘Bishop Of Bling’ From His Diocese (VIDEO)

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Pope Francis banned the ‘Bishop of Bling,’ taking a stand against bishops who pursue wealth. If only American televangelists would learn from the lesson.

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Middle Class Americans Broke Because Of Government Policy Dictated By Plutocracy

Middle Class Americans Broke Because Of Government Policy Dictated By Plutocracy

As productivity increased in this country, and employees provided more value, only those at the top got the spoils.

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Trump Tweets His Pain – GOP ‘Pathetic’ And ‘Obama Is Laughing At Them’

Trump tweets. And tweets and tweets and tweets...

After all, he and his millionaire buddies were assured by the GOP that their hefty earnings would be safe from Uncle Sam and would continue to enjoy low tax rates.

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America’s Path To Economic Slavery Under The Republicans

America’s Path To Economic Slavery Under The Republicans

The use of economic measures to enslave people has been in use around the world for millennia, with the formula well-tested and proven

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Colbert Mocks Mitt The Flipper’s Obsession With ‘Sport’ Called ‘Horse Ballet’ (VIDEO)

Colbert Mocks Mitt The Flipper’s Obsession With ‘Sport’ Called ‘Horse Ballet’ (VIDEO)

Are you an American who loves sports? So am I

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John Boehner Calls Unsuccessful Americans ‘Losers’ (VIDEO)

John Boehner Calls Unsuccessful Americans ‘Losers’ (VIDEO)

Even House Speaker John Boehner believes that Romney’s wealth and success entitles him to a victory in November, because according to him, Americans won’t vote for someone who isn’t wealthy.

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The Romney’s Wealth Isn’t The Problem – It’s The Fact That They’ve Never Been Broke

The Romney’s Wealth Isn’t The Problem – It’s The Fact That They’ve Never Been Broke

Anne Romney recently stated that she doesn’t think of herself as wealthy. I believe her, and don’t need to vilify her for saying so. But isn’t that the problem with our current election process? There is no way for someone who isn’t wealthy – and knows it – to mount a campaign.

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