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John Oliver Slams Charter Schools and His Critics Totally Miss the Point!

10 Reasons Why the NAACP Is Absolutely Right About a National Moratorium on Charter Schools!

Why should Bill Gates decide how our children should be educated?

NYT Detroit Charter Story Misleads On Overall Results, Says Researcher*!

Charter Schools Are Frequently Dogged by Corruption Scandals - Why Is It So Hard to Hold Them Accountable?

The New Education Reform Lie: Why Denver Is a Warning Sign, Not a Model, for Urban School Districts!

Will Trump and Charter Schools Be Another Scam? Just Look at Pal Carl Icahn's Lucrative School 'Charity' !

The rich got 74 percent richer, while you and everyone else lost money!

As the Religious Right Forces the Gospel Into Public Schools, Some Parents Are Opting to Homeschool!

Public Education vs. Charter Schools: A Tale of Two Cities!

3 oligarchs-turned-governors who are laying ruin to their states!

http://www.opednews.com/articles/Low-Expectations-and-the-O-by-Carl-Petersen-Charter-Schools-160427-576.html!

Charter Schools Have a 'Discipline' Problem!

Texas Republicans Find Craziest Person in State, Aim to Put Her in Charge of School Textbooks!

California Board of Ed Tramples on Local Control, Pushes Charter School on Poor Community That Doesn't Want It!

How the Cutthroat Walmart Business Model Is Reshaping American Public Education!

Most voters favor cutting defense spending. Politicians say otherwise

National Poll Finds Overwhelming Bipartisan Support to Rein in Charter School Lapses!

America's Contribution to Death of Honduran Activist Goes Unmentioned in U.S. Coverage.

A $15 Minimum Wage Is What We Need - and Here's Why the Attacks on It Are Bogus!

US 'to quadruple defence budget for Europe'!

Can Cities Afford to Trust Walmart?!

Turns Out, Raising Restaurant Workers’ Wages Won’t Cause Job Loss!

The Sneaky Way Austerity Was Sold to the Public Like Snake Oil

17 of the Worst Corporate Crimes of 2015!

The Illusion of Freedom - Why Corporate Systems of Power Must Be Destroyed

New Princeton Study Confirms U.S. Is No Longer A Democracy, Is Now An Oligarchy

Scott Baker: America is NOT Broke: Interview transcript

The US-EU trade treaty that could let corporations sue governments

Netflix Founder Drops $100 Million to Join Billionaire Crusade to Privatize Our Public Schools!

Mitt Romney: Republicans Are “Nuts Not to Raise the Minimum Wage!

Big Money Fights to Block Marijuana Legalization!

Myth of the Middle Class: Most Americans Don’t Even Have $1,000 in Savings!

Hair-Raising New Study: Charter Schools May Be Economic 'Bubble' That Bursts in Urban Communities - Are charter schools the new subprime mortgages?

Some of the most conservative states rely most on federal government aid!

45 Million Americans Live in Poverty, but You Wouldn’t Know It From Watching 2016 Coverage - One of the most pressing issues facing America is ignored by our corporate media!

Text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership!

Now White People Are Dying From Our Terrible Economic Policies, Too!

Holier-Than-Thou Homeschooling Takes A Hit: The Lawsuits Keep Coming, And So Do The Stories!!

Krugman: Why Republicans Are Ferocious Liars About What Makes the Economy Work!

Why Michigan lost shot at $45M for charter schools!

America: How to Create an Empire by fiat!

The Ugly Charter School Scandal Arne Duncan Is Leaving Behind. Duncan's resignation has obscured his decision to dole out big bucks to the charter industry before he goes!

The Drone Papers!

What Is Glass-Steagall? The 82-Year-Old Banking Law That Stirred the Debate!

Bernie Gets It Done: Sanders' Record of Pushing Through Major Reforms Will Surprise You!

Privatization Is The problem, Not The Solution!

Repeal California Charter Schools movement grows and gains a celebrity-activist endorsemen!

Charter School Nonsense: No, Hedge Fund Billionaires Aren't Going to Save All the Children!

France threatens to walk away from TTIP negotiations!

America’s silent-but-deadly billionaires: How our tight-lipped overlords are waging stealth campaigns against the middle class !

Talk in G.O.P. Turns to a Stop Donald Trump Campaign!

Web of Secrecy Surrounding Federal Half-a-Billion Handout to Charter Schools.

More Proof Workers Are More Productive But Less Rewarded!

How Not To Give Employees A Raise!

How the Billionaire Kingpins of School Privatization Got Stopped in Their Own Back Yard!

North Carolina Wages War Against Public Education!

Coca-Cola Funds Scientists Who Shift Blame for Obesity Away From Bad Diets!

Robert Reich: In the New Economy, Workers Take on All the Risk.

Robert Reich: In the New Economy, Workers Take on All the Risk!

Ken Burns Sets Confederate Flag Lovers Straight: It’s About ‘Slavery Slavery Slavery’!

Under John Kasich, Ohio's Charter Schools Became a "National Joke"!

Assange: What Wikileaks Teaches Us About How the U.S. Operates!

When Cliven Met Rand!

We Are All Greeks Now!

Ohio: Who Bought the Legislature?;by Diane Ravitch!

Chris Christie Is Turning Tap Water Into a Private Commodity!

Jeb Bush’s ‘Longer Hours’ Remark Will Haunt Him!

The 'trickle down theory' is dead wrong!

Senators re-introduce bill with Glass-Steagall protections!

“Rent a Crowd” Company Admits Politicians Are Using Their Service!

Trade Pact: How The Trans-Pacific Partnership Gives Corporations Special Legal Rights!

Gov. Sam Brownback and Kansas Legislature mount breathtaking assault on judges’ independence!

Kansas Considers Tax Hikes on the Poor to Address Budget Mess!

Charter schools misspend millions of Ohio tax dollars as efforts to police them are privatized!

The Battle to Unionize a Charter School!

Walmart’s Sustainability Promises: Myth vs. Reality - See more at: http://civileats.com/2015/06/05/walmarts-sustainability-promises-myth-vs-reality/#sthash.kuNAHHlq.dpuf!

Panel moves to weaken Dodd-Frank!

America Will Die Old and Broke: The Systematic Right-Wing Plot to Ransack the Middle-Class!

Don't Entirely Blame the Robots For America's Unemployment Problem!

How the TPP Amounts to a Corporate Takeover!

How Bobby Jindal Broke the Louisiana Economy!

Is trickle-down economics science or scam?

The great charter school rip-off: Finally, the truth catches up to education “reform” phonies!

Economic Inequality: It’s Far Worse Than You Think!

Guess What’s Destroying the Middle Class?

Billionaire Club!

TPP Is A Mistake!

14 ways Republicans have declared war on the middle class!

How a powerful rightwing lobby is plotting to stop minimum wage hikes!

The Unspoken Apology For Greed!

Bring Back Flophouses, Rooming Houses, and Microapartments! Dumb urban policies wiped out the best kinds of housing for the poor, young, and single. But they’re finally making a comeback in smart cities.

Fifty Shades of Austerity: The Germans, The Greeks, and the GOP!

This is what corporatocracy looks like!: Trading US Democracy for Corporate Profits with TPP!

Our View: Taking real action to combat inequality!

Fifty Shades of Capitalism: Pain and Bondage in the American Workplace!

Austerity Is 'Complete Horsesh*t': Ivy League Prof Dismantles the Conservative Lie!

NYC Charter Schools Are Illegally Pushing Out "Difficult" Kids, Report Alleges!

The Christian Right Is Quite Scary, But the GOP's Economic Agenda Is America's Big Nightmare - The Republican corporate agenda is a serious threat to society!

How Trade Deals Boost the Top 1 Percent and Bust the Rest !

Will We End Up Like Greece? The Risks of the Trans-Pacific Partnership!

Republicans Say the Darndest Things!

What the Corporate Media Aren't Telling You About the TPP!

13 Questions: About Greece, Europe, Austerity -- and Us!

Thom Hartmann's State of the Union!

New Oxfam report says half of global wealth held by the 1%!

How America's Wealthy Stole the American Dream and Cashed It at an Offshore Bank!

The Davos oligarchs are right to fear the world they’ve made!

TPP Negotiators Hit With Protests That Media Don't Cover!

What Happens When Conservative Ideologues Get to Run Their Own States. Failures of GOP economics at the state level have electoral implications for Republicans nationwide!

The Real Reason U.S. Gas Is So Cheap Is Americans Don't Pay the True Cost of Driving!

Don’t Buy the Argument that Regulation Hurts Employment!

Wall Street to Workers: Give Us Your Retirement Savings and Stop Asking Questions!

Evicted by charity!

‘Ripple effect’ as fish opt for cooler water?

Surprisingly smart crows ace card game!

An economic agenda for America: 12 steps forward!

Big money breaks out - Top 100 donors give almost as much as 4.75 million small donors combined!

The Tragedy of the American Military!

Bill de Blasio Is Not the First New York City Mayor to Clash With Police Unions!

The plot to overhaul No Child Left Behind. The Republican plan could dramatically roll back the federal role in education.

The War Nerd: More proof the US defense industry has nothing to do with defending America!

2015 budget exposes Americans savings to potential derivatives bailout!

Income inequality hurts economic growth!

Sustainable Ecosystems and Capitalism's Decline!

Charter Schools Accused of Segregating America's Education System!

The Zombie System: How Capitalism Has Gone Off the Rails!

When Republicans say crazy sh*t, it ought to matter!

5 voting suppression tactics used before elections!

What's the fuss over voter ID? Ask USA TODAY!

Public education, private profits: Inside a charter school power broker’s million-dollar scam!

Amid Ebola cases, Cory Gardner blasts CDC spending on 'jazzercise,' 'urban gardens!

Shocking New Report: Superrich Have Grabbed Half the World's Assets!

The Shocking Rise of School Segregation!

The Privatization Scam: 5 Horror Stories of Gov't Outsourcing to Greedy Private Companies!

The Concept to Create a State Bank in Colorado!

Billionaires ... First They Came for the Economy!

Nasa-funded study: industrial civilisation headed for 'irreversible collapse'?

Wall Street Bonuses Versus the Minimum Wage!

The Real Welfare Queens!

Money: The Irrational Rationer!

The Failed Libertarian Experiment in Chile!

You Should be Afraid of the Trade Deficit Not the Budget Deficit!

Four Frightening Ways We're Reverting to the Dark Days of Our Past!

A $10.10 Minimum Wage Would Make A DVD At Walmart Cost One Cent More!

The Bleached Bones of the Dead!!

Here's a Plan to Save the Post Office and Give the Working Poor a Break!

The Hollow Argument Against Higher Wages!

Privatized Government Services Lead to Millions for Corporate CEOs!

Wall Street lords laugh over bailout during black-tie gala!

91% of Republicans – and 93% of Democrats – Think We Have Too Much Inequality!

Anthropologist Jane Goodall: China is pillaging Africa like an old colonial power!

Power Inequality Dwarfs Income Inequality!

Welcome to Satan's Ball!

A Renewed Discourse on Inequality!

Rising inequality: Econ. recovery driven almost entirely by the rich!

How Did Mitt Romney Get So Obscenely Rich? Robert Reich Explains .!

Government by the People, Not the Polluters!

25 Horrifying images of the "Free" Market at Work!

Baton Rouge’s Rich Want New Town to Keep Poor Pupils Out: Taxes!

Why Thomas Jefferson Favored Profit Sharing!

Declaring Victory Wherever We Can: An Interview With Cynthia Kaufman on 'Getting Past Capitalism; History, Vision, Hope'!

Is US Military Spinning Out of Control?

A Fast Track to Eroding Our Rights!

Nearly Half of America Lives Paycheck-to-Paycheck!

The Seven Deadly Sins of Capitalism!

Progressive linguist George Lakoff: ‘Liberals do everything wrong.’

Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP): Job Loss, Lower Wages and Higher Drug Prices!

Thriving, employee-owned WinCo Foods gets noticed!

What G.O.P.-Style Reform Looks Like!

More Evidence That Capitalism Never Solves Its Crises!

If We Don’t Break Up the Big Banks, They Will Manipulate More and More of the Economy … Making Us Poorer and Poorer!

Detroit is not Broke!!

How Two Senators Want To Change The Way The U.S. Wages War!

Where is this utopia of private sector competency I hear so much about?

What Could be Wrong with 'School Choice?'

STOP THE TPP: AUSTRALIAN ACTION PAGE!

Costs of Privatization Hidden in Plain Sight!

How Economists and Policymakers Murdered Our Economy!

Republicans are wrong about minimum wage and economists know it!

Winner Take All: Soaring Inequality in the U.S. and Why It Matters!

5 Right Myths about raising minimal wage debunked!

Eric Schmidt Just Revealed A Key Truth About The Economy That Very Few Rich Investors And Executives Want To Admit ...!

CEOs Pushing Austerity Economics!

Trickle-down economics is the greatest broken promise of our lifetime. The richest 85 people in the world have as much wealth as the poorest 3.5bn. That should be a wake-up call to the deepest sleepers!

San Francisco's Higher Minimum Wage Hasn't Hurt the Economy!

International Corporate Tax Rate Comparisons and Policy Implications!

Leaked Records Reveal Offshore Holdings of China’s Elite!

Retirement Theft in Four Despicable Steps!

Use This Innovative Action Page Link and Stop the Trans Pacific Partnership!

How low can capitalism sink? Look to the new S.Africa!

Radio Disney's pro-fracking elementary school tour sparks outrage!

The truth about charter schools: Padded cells, corruption, lousy instruction and worse results!

How Aristocrats Create Economic Bubbles and Crashes That Hurt Everyone But Themselves!

Why Tax Cuts Fail to Create Jobs!

3 Shocking Ways Inequality Keeps Getting Worse in America! The richest 1% have gained at least $6.1 trillion in the past five years.!

Overthrow the Speculators!

WikiLeaks Leaks Controversial Secret Trans-Pacific Partnership Documents !

The Myth of Health Care's Free Market!

The Fascist Origin and Essence of Privatization!

The Totally Doable Slate of Economic Reforms That Conservatives Are Losing Their Minds Over!

Creator of ‘The Wire’ says ‘There are now two Americas. My country is a horror show.’!

ALEC Demands Lawmakers Pledge Allegiance - to ALEC!

The U.S. Government Is Paying Through the Nose For Private Contractors!

It’s Obvious That Democrats Did All the Compromising on The Budget Agreement !

NAFTA at 20: State of the North American Worker!!

Rejecting Walmart Strategy, Trader Joe's Pays Employees A Living Wage And Wins!

How a Showdy Network of Corporate Front Groups Distorts the Marketplace of ideas!!

Wages Stagnate as U.S. Manufacturers Reap Record Profits!

5 Signs the Rich Have Way Too Much Money The massive accumulation of wealth at the top hurts all of us.!

Pentagon Can’t Account For 8.5 Trillion Taxpayer Dollars!

This Is How The Middle Class Dies!

US patent moves are 'profoundly bad' in leaked TPP treaty! In new agreement, Obama sides with locked phones and Big Pharma!

The “Largest Corporate Power Grab You’ve Never Heard Of”. Many Americans oppose NAFTA and other trade deals, but they haven't even heard of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.!

Secret Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP)!

Banned TED Talk with Nick Hanauer - The rich dont create jobs!

Another day, another fishy charter school!

"Sorry" Doesn't Pay the Rent: The Murder of the American Middle Class!

Politics Jimmy Kimmel proves that many Americans don’t understand there’s no difference between Obamacare and the Affordable Care Act The late-night funnyman sent a camera crew out to document the fact that people don’t have their facts (and phrases) straight when it comes to the divisive health care law!

"A Corporate Trojan Horse": Obama Pushes Secretive TPP Trade Pact, Would Rewrite Swath of U.S. Laws!

Max Blumenthal on "Goliath: Life and Loathing in Greater Israel"!

Bernie Sanders Explains How The Koch Brothers Are Keeping The Government Shut Down!

Supreme Court appears poised to allow more of the wealthy few to buy elections!

Why the Upcoming Shutdowns and Defaults are Symptoms of a Deeper Republican Malady!

Why Won’t They Listen? ‘The Righteous Mind’!

Capitalism Failed; Cronyism and Corruption Rule!

11 Questions You Should Ask Libertarians to See if They're Hypocrites!

The True History of Libertarianism in America: A Phony Ideology to Promote a Corporate Agenda!

In fiery speech, Warren calls for limiting size of banks!

The price Gina Gray paid for whistleblowing!

Why the Gigantic, Decades-Long Drop in Black Youth Crime Threatens Major Interests!

End Austerity Now!!

$9,000,000,000,000 MISSING From The Federal Reserve SHOCKING!

Walmart's big 'made in America' PR push is just that—a PR push!

The country's still rich. It just the people who aren't!

Here's Why America Stopped Caring About The Public Good!

Cato Study Distorts the Truth on Welfare and Work!

The Moral Imperative of Activism!

Congressman Fear Mongers On Minimum Wage: ‘You Guys Wanna Pay $20 For A Hamburger?’

Five Reasons Congress Should Be Deeply Ashamed about Jobs!

Neoliberalism Fail: Top 8 Ways Privatization has Harmed us All (Buchheit)!

8 Signs the Rich Have WAY Too Much Money!

The Daily Show nails its coverage of the fast food strikes!

‘Is Everybody Blind?’: City Council Meeting Erupts in Applause After Retired Marine Issues Dire Warning About U.S. ‘Building a Domestic Army’ [Updated]!

Murdering the Wretched of the Earth!

The "Bankization" of America!

Restoring a real middle class!

8 Ways Privatization Has Failed America!

The Three Biggest Lies about why Corporate Taxes Should be lowered!!

Barack Obama says top 1 percent saw incomes quadruple, while typical family saw theirs barely budge!

Pushback Against Privatization Across the Country!

Billionaire Koch Brother Says Eliminating The Minimum Wage Will Help The Poor!

We Cross Bridges Needing Repair 260M Times a Day!

Tester’s Constitutional Amendment: Corporations are not ‘people’!

We Already Tried Libertarianism - It Was Called Feudalism!

Walmart bought clothing from banned Bangladesh factories!

New Report Shows How Walmart Forces Its Employees to Live on the Dole!

Corporations are Colonizing US with Trade Deals, and Wall Street Wants In!!

Based on Wage Figures, Half of Americans Live Near or Below the Poverty Line!

Privatization Is America’s Path To Poverty & Indentured Servitude (VIDEO)!

Meet the Billionaires who run Wall*Mart!

A Brief Summary of Corporate Depravity Shows How They Earn Our Contempt!

How to Strip Corporations of Constitutional Rights!

Pentagon Has No Idea What 108,000 Contractors Are Doing!

Whatever Happened to the “Common Good”?

The American Manufacturing Renaissance Is A Flop!

The Corporate Betrayal of America!!

Don't Be The Naked Hulk (Move To Amend Campaign #1!

Conservatives' Favorite Debt Study Revealed as Fake!

‘Tea Party’ is over: Ex-activist says racism, hypocrisy killed the movement!

Why it’s time to rein in CEO pay!

For-Profit Prisons Admit Lying to Get Taxpayer Money!

Why We Need to Expand Social Security, Not Cut It!

Ten Ways the Wealthy Dodge Taxes!

How Big Corporations Are Unpatriotic!

North Dakota, socialist haven?

This Is What Happens When You Rip a Hole in the Safety Net!

The Destruction of Conscience in the National Academy of Sciences!

Bye, Bye American Dream! U.S. Economic Inequality Is Permanent, Study Finds!

Costco Proves Republicans Wrong By Paying a Living Wage and Watching Profits Soar!

The Hidden Costs of Nuclear Energy!

Paul Ryan’s ‘Pro-Growth Tax Reform’ Would Cut Taxes For The Rich, Likely Raise Them On The Middle Class!

Wall Street Soars with Wealth as Wages Stagnate, Jobs Remain in a Slump!

When Truth Is Suppressed, Countries Die!

Fascism in the Church: Ex-Priest on "The Pope’s War," Clergy Abuse and Quelling Liberation Theology!

American Pie: Wealth and Income Inequality in America!

The Sack of Washington!

Inequality Is Much Worse Than You Think!

The U.S.’s Grossly Corrupt Health Protection System!

The One Percent Gobbled Upession!

The Myth of Human Progress!

Powerful Tea Party Group's Internal Docs Leak—Read Them Here!

A New Year’s Resolution for the Rich!

How America Became an Empire!

All The Koch's Men: Anatomy of a right-wing media smear!

How the Right-Wing wins even while losing!

American middle class endures economic collapse as wealth is redistributed to ruling class!

The Soul of America!

Worker Owned Businesses Point to New Forms of Ownership!

Lazy Corporate Monopolies Are Why America Can’t Have Nice Things!

Wealth, Income, and Power!

Contrary to "Entitlement Society" Rhetoric, Over Nine-Tenths of Entitlement Benefits Go to Elderly, Disabled, or Working Households!

Downturn and Legacy of Bush Policies Drive Large Current Deficits!

Is Our Republic Ending? 8 Striking Parallels Between the Fall of Rome and U.S.!

Egypt’s New Pharaoh!

7 absurd ways the Military wastes Taxpayers dollars!

How raising low wages ripples through the economy!

Twinkie CEO Admits Company Took Employees Pensions and Put It Toward Executive Pay!

.Meet Five CEOs Who Prove That Lower Corporate Taxes Don't Equal More Hiring!

Tax the Rich: An animated fairy tale!

Schizophrenics, Psychopaths Holding America Hostage!

Entitlements Are Fundamental Human Rights, Not Political Poker Chips to Be Bargained Away!

Wal-Mart Nixed Paying Bangladesh Suppliers to Fight Fire!

Fiscal Policy Dysfunction and Fallacy!

Five Facts About America's Pathological Wealth Distribution!

Bloomberg Praises ‘Occupy Sandy,’ Then Sends Police To Shut It Down (VIDEO)!

Did Sandy save Occupy? The protest movement's disaster-relief efforts have helped it connect with the “99 percent” in new, meaningful ways!

"My employees are largely responsible for any success I've had"!

How Costco Became the Anti-Wal-Mart!

Report: 70 Percent Of Retired Generals Took Jobs With Defense Contractors Or Consultants!

Spotlight on Dark Money. Now is the moment when the grassroots can overturn Citizens United!

Ten Numbers the Rich Would Like Fudged!

The Wal-Mart You Don't Know!

A Year in Jail for Not Stating the Power of God? How Kentucky Office of Homeland Security May Be Violating the Separation of Church and State!

Ten Numbers the Rich Would Like Fudged!

U.S. Workers endure 'lost decade' of delcining wages!

Buffett not worried about fiscal cliff!

The Austerity Bomb!

Corporations callin to 'Fix the Debt' want $134 billion in tax breaks!

Understanding the Financial Crisis - very well explanation!!

The Not-So Secret Path To A Democratic Majority: Medicaid Expansion!

WATCH: What Led Us To The ‘Fiscal Cliff’!

What’s the most effective way to avert an austerity crisis? More stimulus!

Pro-Life or Anti-Woman?

Ayn Rand: The Siren of U.S. Conservatism (Part I)!

Ayn Rand: The Siren of U.S. Conservatism (Part II)!

The Next President Is Lucky - Whoever wins the election will get to preside over a growing economy and look like a genius!

Stopping Austerity In Its Tracks!

Occupy Sandy Emerges As Relief Organization For 21st Century, Mastering Social Networks!

Public Utility, Private Profit: Privatization of Water Is as Benign as Lucifer!

With The Political Cliffhanger Over, Legislators Face A Fiscal One !

Billionaires Going Rogue!

The billionaires’ takeover of the GOP!

When Low Taxes Don’t Help the Rich!

The Entitlement Crisis That Isn’t!

The real Republican rape platformIt's no accident GOP candidates can't stop talking about rape: the party view is women are mere vessels subject to men's will!

How the Rich Get Richer!

Conservative Southern Values Revived: How a Brutal Strain of American Aristocrats Have Come to Rule America!

The Campaign Finance Free-For-All: How We Got to This Point!

The Danger of Wealth at the Top!

Honduras Gone Wrong!

Even Slaves in 1774 Colonial America Experienced Less Economic Inequality than We Have Today!

Top 1% Got 93% of Income Growth as Rich-Poor Gap Widened!

It Would Cost Wal-Mart Only $12 Per Shopper Per Year To Pay All Its Workers A Living Wage!

Five Ways Deregulation is Rripping America Apart

The TPP: A Quiet Coup for the Investor Class!

NEW ROMNEY VIDEO: In 1985, He Said Bain Would "Harvest" Companies for Profits. This clip shows the young CEO focusing on businesses as targets for his investors, not as job creators or community stakeholders!

Greed and Debt: The True Story of Mitt Romney and Bain Capital. How the GOP presidential candidate and his private equity firm staged an epic wealth grab, destroyed jobs – and stuck others with the bill

What Do Private Equity Firms Actually Do?

What has Obama Done? Here Are 200 Accomplishments! With Citations!!

Tax-Free Capitalism!

It's Not That You're Wrong. You're Just Evil!

The Wealth Gap and the Collapse of the U.S.!

Add It Up: Taxes Avoided by the Rich Could Pay Off the Deficit!

Politics and Plutocrats: A Parade of Inequality!

While head of Bain, Romney got a government bailout then swindled taxpayers for $10 million!

What has Obama really accomplished in the last 3 and 1/2 years?

Matt Taibbi: The Secret to Mitt Romney’s Fortune? Greed, Debt and Forcing Others to Foot the Bill!

Republican Admits In Closed Meeting Voter ID Laws Intended To Give Pennsylvania To Mitt Romney (VIDEO)!

The Immorality and Failure of Austerity!

Why Ireland scrapped their voting machines!

Welcome to the Asylum!

Taxed by the boss: David Cay Johnston!

Goodbye to All That: Reflections of a GOP Operative Who Left the Cult!

Many of George W.'s pro-war, Israel-first neoconservative advisers, the same ones who gave us bomb Afghanistan and the Iraq war with no WMDs, are now Mitt Romney's closest policy advisers!

The Truth About the US Postal Service!

Corporations Plan for Post-Middle-Class America!

Big Banks Invest in Congress!

How Ayn Rand's Bizarre Philosophy Made the New Right so Toxic - Rand's psychopathic ideas made billionaires feel like victims and turned millions of followers into their doormats!

CNN Silences War-Skeptical Soldier!

3 Things That Must Happen for Us To Rise Up and Defeat the Corporatocracy!

The Enemies Within: The 20 Most Dangerous Conservatives and Their Organizations!

Why the United States Is Destroying Its Education System!

Financial Regulation - Back to the good ol’ days of 2008!

If Corporations And The Rich Paid Taxes At The Same Level As The 1960s, The Debt Would Disappear!

CEOs to Workers: More for Me, Less for You!

Why the Wealthiest Americans Are the Real 'Job-Killers'!

Of the 1%, by the 1%, for the 1%

JP Morgan Tells Investors Why Middle Class Americans Are Screwed!

Is Capitalism Moral? Wrong Question...!

Balance the Budget on the Backs of Billionaires!!

Shock Doctrine and the Debt Limit!

A boom in corporate profits, a bust in jobs, wages!

Headed for a lower standard of living?

You Thought the Koch Brothers Were Bad? Turns Out They're Even Worse Than You Thought!

Barack Obama is Gutting the Core Principles of the Democratic Party!

The Christian Right’s Rigid Politics!

Norwegian Shooting Suspect’s Views Echo Xenophobia of Right-Wing Extremists in U.S., Europe!

Rep. Joe Walsh Defends Not Paying $117,000 In Child Support: ‘This Is Where Real America Is’!

President Of Ayn Rand Institute Says Ayn Rand’s Philosophy Is Unelectable!

The Difference Between Civil Libertarians and Selfish Jerks, Explained!

Tax rates and job creation in one graph!

The Results Are In: Cutting Spending Has Hurt Economy!

The Decline of Democracy and the Rise of the Corporatocracy: Causes and Outcomes!

20,000 Leagues Under the State: Beneath the surface of American government lurks a system of social programs for the wealthy that is consuming the federal budget. It’s time for progressives to do battle with tax expenditures!

Shame of America: Desperate Man Robs Store for One Dollar in Order to Go to Jail to Get Health Coverage!

Wash. Times Pushes Flawed Study On Medicaid To Attack Democrats' Health Care Policies!

Making the US Economy "Scream"!

The Crumbling of Free Trade — And Why It’s a Good Thing!

Articles on The Wall Street Money Machine!

America’s “Shoot ‘Em Up, Lock ‘Em Up” Mentality Is Its Undoing!

Race to the Bottom in Insurance Regulation!

The War Against Taxing the Rich!

The only taxes Republicans want to raise!

Wal Mart CEO: "Shoppers Are Running Out Of Money"; There Is "No Sign Of A Recovery"!

Do The Wealthy Flee Income Taxes?

The "tea party" is tired of being called racist. So knock it off, y'all!

Bernie Sanders Ryan Budget "Is The Most Right-Wing Extremist Piece Of Legislation I've Ever Seen!"!

American Hellholes!

Americans are overreacting to Islamic extremism, underinvesting in their youth, and failing to embrace the sense of competition and opportunity that made America a world power!

The class war rages on!!

The Public Overwhelmingly Wants It: Why Is Taxing the Rich So Hard? - The obvious answer is that rich people have political clout—but can it really be so simple?

Charter Schools Outsource Education to Management Firms, With Mixed Results!

Taxing the Rich!

Why the United States Is Destroying Its Education System!

"Patriotic Millionaires": Raise our taxes, please! - Republicans insist that raising taxes on anyone would be catastrophic. But some of the most affluent disagree!

Big Mike breaks the Deficit Down!!

States broke? Maybe they cut taxes too much?

Why employee pensions aren't bankrupting states!

With Income Gap at 80-Year High, Solutions Remain Elusive!

Strong corporate profits amid weak economy - What's up with that?

Yet in our own democracy, 1 percent of the people take nearly a quarter of the nation’s income—an inequality even the wealthy will come to regret!!

New Civil War erupts, led by super rich, GOP!

Koch’s web of influence - Koch spends tens of millions trying to shape federal policies that affect their global business empire!!

Sweden Is A Better Place To Do Business Than The U.S.!

How the Medicare-Destroying GOP Budget Plan Could Kill Me (And You)!

Time to Fix the Corporate Alternative Minimum Tax!!

Republicans Attempt To Scare Seniors With Health Care Lies!!

REPORT: How Koch Industries Makes Billions By Demanding Bailouts And Taxpayer Subsidies!

The 'Kill Team' Images!

Top Ten Disastrous Policies From the Wisconsin GOP You Haven't Heard About!

MM: The Forbes 400 vs. Everybody Else!

Social Security: If you can't kill the program, Screw the people!!

Tea Party: Don’t Let Renters Vote!

ANALYSIS — Insurers Lobbying on the Fine Print May Erase Consumer Protections!

The War on Warren!

Programs at rick versus tax breaks for the wealthy!

Corporate Tax Revenues Near Historical Lows!

US Austerity Marks Race to the Bottom!

THE 'PARTY OF NATIONAL SECURITY' NO MORE.... !

Another Runaway General: Army Deploys Psy-Ops on U.S. Senators!

Why Isn't Wall Street in Jail?Financial crooks brought down the world's economy — but the feds are doing more to protect them than to prosecute them!

Eleven charts that explain everything that's wrong with America: Inequality in America!

Georgia Republican Introduces Anti-Abortion Bill That Could Criminalize Miscarriages!

Battling 'Neoliberalism' in Wisconsin!

As U.S. Rebuilt Ties With Libya, Human Rights Concerns Took a Back Seat!

Study says most corporations pay no U.S. income taxes!

Wisconsin Gov. Walker Ginned Up Budget Shortfall To Undercut Worker Rights!

The Republican Strategy!

Stillborn Revolution: A Cautionary Tale!

The New Feudalism!

10 Things Conservatives Don't Want You to Know About Ronald Reagan!!

Egyptian Protests - With democracy or against it: There's no in between!

Cow Most Sacred: Why Military Spending Remains Untouchable!

Do You Feel Safer Yet?

.Union ranks fall in Michigan!

Powell: ‘I Don’t Think The Defense Budget Can Be Made Sacrosanct And It Can’t Be Touched’!

The invention of Money!!

Socialized Medicine? Not Quite!

Could Afghanistan Become Obama’s Vietnam?

“Food, Inc.” the book: Picking up where the documentary left off!

World Views - A digest of International News and Culture!!!

Moyers: 'Democracy in America Is a Series of Narrow Escapes, and We May Be Running Out of Luck'!

Einstein: ‘god is human weakness’ - May 14, 2008!

Key to Getting a More Restrained Foreign Policy: Modify Defense Subcontracting?

Legendary Author Gore Vidal on the Bush Presidency, History and the “United States of Amnesia”!

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