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(This started off as a long comment in a little read diary: I thought it was substantive enough to be worth of separate publication.) The GOP is run by rich folks, and basically looks after their ...
by gracchus
Comment Count 822 comments on Thu Nov 06, 2008 at 07:32 AM PST with 1244 Recommends
Reading the many, many comments, diaries and tweets about the sausage-making party that has been the debt ceiling deal I've been struck by the number of people out there in the progressive community ...
by Don in NYC
Comment Count 1251 comments on Mon Aug 01, 2011 at 11:42 AM PDT with 996 Recommends
The federal government is working on a sweeping series of programs that would represent perhaps the biggest ...
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 1010 comments on Fri Sep 19, 2008 at 04:17 AM PDT with 981 Recommends
I'm reading a lot of responses to the current crisis that blames all these people who are in economic trouble for the problem. From a commenter ...
by mftalbot
Comment Count 1107 comments on Tue Jan 06, 2009 at 03:36 PM PST with 960 Recommends
Every day, there is another example of the conspiracy of silence that pervades the traditional media's description of the current economic crisis. Sure, de-regulation, greed and pure stupidity ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 791 comments on Tue Jan 06, 2009 at 06:14 AM PST with 931 Recommends
The WSJ has a decent article describing the current financial crisis and pulling no punches: ...
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 768 comments on Sat Mar 15, 2008 at 06:46 AM PDT with 897 Recommends
I never see this discussed on the news, the pundit shows, or anywhere else. Want to know the dirty little secret about why the wealthy hate Obamacare? 3.8% We hear the right-wing screaming all ...
by RASalvatore
Comment Count 259 comments on Wed Dec 04, 2013 at 03:05 PM PST with 891 Recommends
hi everybody. I haven't been writing lately because it's just too damn depressing. It feels like 2003 all over again. You know, the feeling that all is decided beforehand, and that nothing you can ...
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 847 comments on Sat Mar 21, 2009 at 05:00 PM PDT with 798 Recommends
There's an emerging trend, both in blogworld and the real one: people are being really really mean to rich people. If we don't curtail this nastiness and call out the meanie heads, then we may ...
by david mizner
Comment Count 908 comments on Tue Oct 20, 2009 at 11:07 AM PDT with 788 Recommends
Pay of Top Earners Erodes Social Security Executives and other highly compensated employees now receive more than ...
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 540 comments on Tue Jul 21, 2009 at 03:37 AM PDT with 736 Recommends
In this diary, we address more directly what I've mostly skirted around in this New Deal series - race relations in the South. Something I'm completely unqualified to talk about, as it happens. As ...
by Land of Enchantment
Comment Count 415 comments on Sun May 24, 2009 at 06:04 AM PDT with 721 Recommends
Iā€™m not sure how it started, but the slogan ā€œ We Are the 99% ā€ is doing something that Democrats have failed to do and Republicans have feared for decades. What is this? Take ...
by akadjian
Comment Count 246 comments on Mon Oct 10, 2011 at 03:57 AM PDT with 684 Recommends
The Pundit-Elite Class is besides themselves, trying to figure out how to put this Citizen's Action genie back in its bottle ... and so they just keep doing what they do best -- lie, censor, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 193 comments on Sun Oct 09, 2011 at 07:48 PM PDT with 674 Recommends
I am one of the lucky ones. I have a great job in local government where I get to help people in dire straits. I'm not quite 40. I'm quite healthy minus some pretty bad allergies, but who doesn't ...
by word player
Comment Count 263 comments on Mon Aug 17, 2009 at 08:05 PM PDT with 656 Recommends
Someone anonymous put together this home-brewed video of Elizabeth Warren speaking at what looks like a supporter's house. It consists of two awesome excerpts: One on how we got into so much debt (...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 338 comments on Tue Sep 20, 2011 at 04:12 PM PDT with 629 Recommends
I haven't posted much on here, for one reason or another. For a long time, it was timidity. For a longer time, it was my job. For the past several months, it has been a number of projects I have ...
by wecandoit7
Comment Count 437 comments on Tue Jul 17, 2007 at 03:39 AM PDT with 629 Recommends
Friends, It hasn't quite hit me that "Capitalism: A Love Story," my new film, will be opening in theaters in New York and L.A. just one week from tomorrow. And everywhere else on October 2nd. Is it ...
by Michael Moore
Comment Count 352 comments on Tue Sep 15, 2009 at 02:26 PM PDT with 616 Recommends
This is a followup to my diary on Post Office Murals in the New Deal. Lewis Hine was a great photographer, and also an intrepid social ...
by Land of Enchantment
Comment Count 236 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2009 at 05:34 AM PST with 599 Recommends
Yesterday, I was on CNBC's Closing Bell to debate the absurd notion that public employees are the people to blame for state government budget problems. But, what was most interesting about the ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 440 comments on Fri May 15, 2009 at 06:08 AM PDT with 578 Recommends
I have to put the question mark in the title because the deputy prosecutor suggested that his email account was hacked. But all the indications are that a deputy prosecutor in Indiana allegedly sent ...
by Rock Strongo
Comment Count 408 comments on Thu Mar 24, 2011 at 11:12 AM PDT with 574 Recommends