Opinion: By Opposing Minimum Wage Increase, Republicans Scam Taxpayers and Endorse Poverty

While Republicans love to falsely claim that tax cuts for the wealthy pay for themselves through increased economic activity, in…

1 year ago

To Whom is Trump Listening? Not American Workers or Corporations

Despite the fact that Donald Trump wooed disgruntled working-class Americans with promises to protect and even create well-paying jobs, it’s…

3 years ago

CEO To Replace Workers With Machines Over Talk of Minimum Wage Hike

Angered at talk of raising the minimum wage, Carl's Jr. CEO intends on replacing human workers with machines.

6 years ago

Walmart Becomes The First Store To Remove All Confederate Flag Merchandise

Walmart is leading the nation by announcing it will remove all Confederate flag merchandise from its stores.

7 years ago

Bombshell Report Finds Walmart Is Hiding Billions Of Dollars To Avoid Paying US Taxes

A new report from Americans For Tax Fairness uncovered Walmart's vast network of international subsidiaries that Walmart is using to…

7 years ago

Allen West Claims Underage Walmart Cashier Not Selling Alcohol Is Sharia Law

Former Congressman Allen West posted an anti-sharia law rant on his web page after seeing a young Walmart cashier was…

7 years ago

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Orders State Militia To Monitor the U.S. Military

Instead of ignoring the paranoid Texans, or telling them to grow up, Texas Governor Greg Abbott incited more distrust by…

7 years ago

Religious Freedom Law Endangered The Health of a Georgia Woman

This week a story in Georgia illustrates just how dangerous religious tyranny posing as religious freedom can be to the…

7 years ago

New Report: Taxpayers Subsidize $153.8 Billion In Corporate Profits Due To Low Wages

If American taxpayers realized their largesse was going to those who need it least, highly-profitable corporations, they would likely put…

7 years ago

Religious Right Leaders Threaten to “Rise Up” If they Don’t Get to Persecute Gays

Since the RFRA was revised, the Religious Right has gone full-tilt crazy with threats to "rise up" against their left-wing…

7 years ago

Hillary Clinton Slams Arkansas Religious Freedom Bill Saying It Would Permit Discrimination

Hillary Clinton urged the Arkansas Governor to veto a "religious freedom" bill that is similar to Indiana's, saying, it "would…

7 years ago

According to Republicans The 114th Koch Congress Is Focused On Koch Priorities

Republicans are beginning the 114th Congress with the mindset that "nothing is going to get in the way of our…

7 years ago

Judge Rules America’s Fastest Growing Industry Is Exempt From Minimum Wage Law

While the Labor Department's rule change was meant to protect worker's rights, the Judge protected Home Care Associates, the International…

7 years ago

Republicans Are The Ultimate Takers Who Only Want To Give To The Wealthy That They Serve

Even if some Americans do grasp the concept of Republicans as the ultimate takers, they likely fail to comprehend that…

8 years ago

Nondisparagement Clauses and the Path to GOP Corporatist Tyranny

If our elected government is replaced by a board of directors, is it far-fetched to think corporate nondisparagement clauses might…

8 years ago

Ferguson Protesters Take It To The Next Level By Shutting Down Multiple Local Walmarts

Ferguson October, a weekend long series of events held in the St. Louis area to protest against police violence and…

8 years ago

GOP Privatization Would Substitute an Un-Electable Board of Directors for Democracy

Privatization is stripping powers from electable government, and handing it to the unelectable public - in other words, for profit…

8 years ago

Always Evil Walmart Increases Profits While Cutting Employee Benefits

40% of America's wealth is not enough for the Walton's or their investors so Walmart took steps to increase their…

8 years ago

How Much Would You Pay for the Good Society? Where the Income Inequality Debate Can Take Us

If we were able to ask the average American if s/he would be willing to pay $12.50 annually so that…

8 years ago

In The Wake Of Yet Another Mass Shooting, Gun Control Is More Important Than Ever

As the media circus comes to a close and the blood-stained sidewalk is washed away by the community to hide…

8 years ago