John Nichols at The Nation writes Bernie Sanders Has a Plan: Tax Wall Street and Make College Free :
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders keeps bending the rules of Senate ...
Howard Fineman : Is Hillary Clinton actually moving left, and if so, why?
The answer is yes, though not on every topic. And ...
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Late-night breaking from Bloomberg :
UBS Group AG said its main unit will plead guilty to fraud in the U.S. for manipulating benchmark interest rates ...
Frankly, I never dreamed that when I posted a diary here during the Bush years titled "Listen up, Whistleblowers!" it would end up on the Wikileaks page, ( Link ) much less, still be relevant during ...
I've previously written that the president is a coward, hiding behind Nike and a whole host of other corporate sponsors in his pitch to pass the Trans Pacific Partnership. Probably the lowest he's ...
Labor organizations oppose the Trans Pacific Partnership Trade deal in a rally outside of the Capitol in May 2014.
His name is Michael Wessel. He has served on the U.S. ...
From inside the belly of the beast on trade comes an illuminating view on the secrecy around the Trans Pacific Partnership. From an insider. Who knows. And he says: Sens. Warren and Sanders, and a ...
Originally published in Tikkun Daily
A major in Israel's infantry, who fought in the Northern Gaza Strip during Israel's assault in the summer of 2014, talks of devastation. He talks of endless ...
Now it boils down to this: can the White House and its corporate supporters find a sliver of votes in the House to pass fast track and, close on its heels, the Trans Pacific Partnership? To do that ...
This shot is actually illegal to take according to new bill.
You can face a $5000.00 fine and up to a year in prison if you share your nature photography with the government, according to a new ...