Tag Archives: middle class

The GOP Tax Reform Plan: Government of, by, and most definitely FOR the already wealthy

Trump's tax overhaul will put essential services like Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security and education at risk. https://t.co/Icxe0zmGI6 pic.twitter.com/uw71t0QNud — Inequality.org (@inequalityorg) October 4, 2017 The “tax reform framework” released by… Read more »

Respect: If we’re going to talk about it, first acknowledge your responsibility to act respectfully

These days, I hear a lot of patriots (angry, White, Conservative, Christian, middle-class males) talking about respect. Respect for our flag. Respect for our country. Respect for our military. There’s… Read more »

Remember when Republicans cared about what they stood for? Yeah, me neither.

President @BarackObama's vacation is costing taxpayers millions of dollars—-Unbelievable! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 5, 2012 Donald Trump’s regular jaunts to his Mar-a-Lago club in Florida appear to be… Read more »

How Democracy Dies: When Labor Unions Drop Trou, Grab Their Ankles, and Smile

[Y]ou guys are real heroes for throwing your support behind the right wing anti-labor guy as soon as he takes a moment away from plotting to deregulate Wall Street with… Read more »

America’s Lowest Common Denominator just elected the reincarnation of Benito Mussolini

If Donald Trump’s “victory tour” has you, like me, feeling as if you’re watching the modern-day reincarnation of Benito Mussolini, you’re onto something. Besides merely being an opportunity to spike… Read more »