It’s Us or Them

By: Sunday December 15, 2013 10:29 am

The hyper-rich intend to screw the 99%. It’s us or them.

What Do 1914, 1917 and 1517 Have to Do With 2014?

By: Thursday November 28, 2013 5:45 pm

Next year’s date probably doesn’t remind most on-line readers of anything in particular, whether we’re talking about the millennial generation or the baby-boomers. But for someone who was a child during World War II, 2014 inevitably calls up 1914, when the presumptive heir to the Austro-Hungarian Empire was assassinated in Sarajevo, setting off World War I. Today, we associate that city in the former Yugoslavia with the mass killing of Muslim men and boys by Serbs, as the country invented after that war fell apart.

High Class

By: Sunday July 28, 2013 9:59 am

In an artisanal cheese-eating society, you don’t need crazy rich oligarchs to start wars and trickle down a couple of jobs.

A Glimpse of the Oligarchy’s View of the Future for US Workers

By: Sunday September 30, 2012 10:40 am

How much of the middle class will our Galtian Overlords in the Oligarchy kill off?

Todd Akin and the People He Represents

By: Sunday August 26, 2012 10:40 am

Akin supporters are not the big problem. The big problem is the billionaires who ride them like polo ponies, jerking them around to support Billionaire Utopia at the expense of everyone else.

Obama Using Unemployed as an Excuse to Get What He Wanted All Along

By: Friday December 3, 2010 11:30 am

It appears that the plan, all along, was to hold the extension of unemployment benefits hostage so those in need can once again be used as the poster children for this “necessary” compromise.

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