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Humorist Mark Twain was among the first to call the years bookmarking the turn of the 19th century the “Gilded Age.” Struck by the results of rapid industrialization, rampant greed, political ...
by eclift
Comment Count 44 comments on Thu Feb 27, 2014 at 02:26 PM PST with 44 Recommends
No doubt, the wealthy (Romney leading the gaiety) are dancing in the streets, not celebrating their gain but dancing for joy over the Hoi polloi's (93% of us) losses. thinkingblue A Rise in Wealth ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Apr 25, 2013 at 08:09 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
This will be short - but sweet..... With the latest results reported from New York state, Barack Obama is officially over 51% of the Popular vote - the first president to win 2 terms with 51% or ...
by GayIthacan
Comment Count 126 comments on Sat Dec 29, 2012 at 03:25 PM PST with 234 Recommends
ROMNEY SHARE OF POPULAR VOTE IN THE 9 BATTLEGROUND STATES: 47%!!!!! . . . . 426.9 / 9 = 47....
by GayIthacan
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 08:16 AM PST with 14 Recommends
I got an email just now from the Obama campaign with a link to the video of people on the streets reacting to the video of Romney. The video is embedded below.
by kriskos
Comment Count 160 comments on Tue Sep 18, 2012 at 08:51 PM PDT with 388 Recommends
Woke up today with a familiar feeling after Oakland's May Day events last night, where the Black Pajamas Gang and their Black Bloc tactics have fucked up yet another Occupy Oakland gathering. ...
by mic check oakland
Comment Count 153 comments on Wed May 02, 2012 at 01:49 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
I'm so unbelievably sick of occupy acting like it has a monopoly on the terminology they kind of coined (really just adopted). You can't claim to be the 99%, then say that 98% of the 99% can't use ...
by Odysseas
Comment Count 31 comments on Thu Apr 12, 2012 at 04:22 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
I in no way mean to imply that there is a coming doom or that a horrible catastrophe will occur; I do mean to say that something has already occurred. But I do not believe it to be a disaster, but ...
by Gvico
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Dec 16, 2011 at 11:45 AM PST with 0 Recommends
After seeing the footage of the vandalism and attack at the Whole Foods Market Oakland on Wednesday November second during the Occupy Oakland march both from the NBC helicopter and from footage ...
by Gvico
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Dec 14, 2011 at 11:00 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Suggestions for new holiday habits to help your local economy.
by J Rond
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Nov 08, 2011 at 08:53 AM PST with 4 Recommends
I have to speak briefly in the defense of some of the uncertain press that has come out with relation to Occupy Wall Street. This isn't a defense saying they are accurate in their portrayals. It's ...
by StopMotionsolo
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Oct 29, 2011 at 02:16 AM PDT with 6 Recommends