YOUR PENSION WILL BE AT THE CE...

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[Translate] by Tyler Durden   ZEROHEDGE.COM Authored by Jeff Reeves via The Hill I’m not a fan of the “greed is good” mentality of...

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POPULISM, REAL AND PHONY

Dec 23, 2016 by

[Translate] Paul Krugman   NYTIMES Photo Credit Max Whittaker for The New York Times Authoritarians with an animus against ethnic...

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GINGRICH BRAGS THAT REPUBLICAN...

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[Translate] It’s a “great effort to break out of the Franklin Delano Roosevelt model.” THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo “Every...

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WHAT HILLARY CLINTON WOULD DO ...

Jun 20, 2016 by

[Translate] Wonkblog By Max Ehrenfreund and Jim Tankersley THE WASHINGTON POST Clinton on the campaign trail View Photos The former...

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10 Reasons Why Homelessness Is...

Apr 16, 2016 by

[Translate] Economy More Americans living in major cities are precariously close to homelessness. By Alex Henderson / AlterNet Photo...

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FIVE (OF THE MANY) WAYS THIS G...

Mar 24, 2016 by

[Translate] AMERICANS FOR A SAFE FUTURE Isaiah J. Poole Jasmine Tucker, senior research analyst at the National Priorities Project,...

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ONE SMALL FIX TO HELP PEOPLE W...

Mar 23, 2016 by

[Translate] by Bryce Covert  THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Jessica Hill Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) with his wife and son   When Sen....

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To Beat Trump, Hillary Must Be...

Mar 10, 2016 by

[Translate] Hillary needs to up her game, especially if Trump is the GOP nominee. By Don Hazen / AlterNet Hillary Clinton, who in the...

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READER: BERNIE SANDERS KNOWS P...

Mar 9, 2016 by

[Translate] TRUTHDIG       Bernie Sanders. (John Pemble / CC BY-ND 2.0) In a letter to The Guardian, a reader looks at the dark...

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THE POPULIST AGENDA IS AN ELEC...

Sep 1, 2015 by

[Translate]   Terrance Heath  AMERICANS FOR A SAFE FUTURE Whether you believe Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is an “electable”...

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EXPANDING SOCIAL SECURITY IS C...

Jul 23, 2015 by

[Translate] Nancy Altman  AMERICANS FOR A SAFE FUTURE Every year, the Social Security Board of Trustees releases an annual report to...

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12 Ways the GOP Would Destroy ...

May 11, 2015 by

[Translate] Election 2016 The budget Congress just passed for next year offers a nightmarish blueprint. By Steven Rosenfeld /...

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6 Surprising Ways Progressives...

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[Translate] Is there a potential for a shift away from centrist Democrats? By Eric Laursen / AlterNet Photo Credit: www.youtube.com...

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6 Ways Bernie Sanders Will Cha...

Apr 30, 2015 by

[Translate] by Kira Lerner  THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is expected to announce today that he is...

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How to demolish the oligarchy ...

Apr 24, 2015 by

[Translate]  (Credit: CURAphotography via Shutterstock/Salon) Michael Lind   SALON.COM     “Equal rights for all, special privileges...

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Tea Partyers, union members, D...

Feb 1, 2015 by

[Translate] An important new book argues that America’s most successful social program needs to be strengthened By Paul...

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Americans Can Do Anything – In...

Jun 17, 2014 by

[Translate] Ketchup king H.J. Heinz Co. announced last week that it’s working with Ford to convert tomato waste into auto parts. Now...

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5 Ways American Policies and A...

Apr 24, 2014 by

At each stage of life, we are being stunted as human beings.

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The plot to overthrow FDR: How...

Apr 18, 2014 by

The right’s temper tantrums over Obamacare…

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The Real Reason American Moms ...

Apr 10, 2014 by

Moms want work, but they’re faced with a crap economy.

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Obama Appears to Have Abandone...

Feb 21, 2014 by

Progressive victory over the austerity agenda…

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The $17 Trillion Delusion: The...

Jan 11, 2014 by

President Obama boasted last week…

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Poor Would Be First to Barrel ...

Dec 27, 2012 by

As President Obama bargains with the GOP to avoid going over the “fiscal cliff,” …

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Can We Please Stop Pretending ...

Dec 24, 2012 by

Everywhere you look, the media narrative is that President Obama is “capitulating”…

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Stories of the Elderly Remind ...

Dec 20, 2012 by

Altering the formula for Social Security payouts is not innocuous…

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Obama’s Offer on Fiscal ...

Dec 19, 2012 by

Prominent progressives fear the president has crippled Social Security…

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Is Obama Throwing Seniors Off ...

Dec 18, 2012 by

As part of a tax and spending deal, President Obama is reportedly willing to agree to…

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6 Reasons the Fiscal Cliff is ...

Nov 23, 2012 by

The so-called “fiscal cliff” is a mechanism for rolling back Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.

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Wall Street’s Plan to Pu...

Nov 11, 2012 by

Through its lobbying group Third Way and media mouthpieces, Wall Street is determined to destroy the social safety net.

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Glenn Greenwald: The Right Is ...

Nov 7, 2012 by

The delirium of liberals this morning is understandable.

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