Oh, seriously. Democrats are whining about, heaven forbid, a bit of pressure from unions to actually vote correctly on fast track and the Trans Pacific Partnership. Grow up--and if you can't cast a ...
This is a message to activists trying to fight the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Stop calling the TPP a "trade" agreement. TPP is a corporate/investor rights agreement, not a "trade" agreement. "...
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A confluence of two ideas: the Democrats are not being serious about hiking the minimum wage AND Bernie Sanders makes a more formal presidential campaign announcement today. These are connected ideas.
Bernie Sanders continued bringing the truth to the media world on CNBC's John Harwood.
“I think it’s sick, and I think these people are so greedy. They’re so out of touch with reality, and ...
The corporate media would like you to think Bernie Sanders can't win the Democratic primary against Hillary Clinton. And they're doing their damnedest to make their own preference into a self-...
On November 4, 2008, President Barack Obama proclaimed the following in his election night victory speech :
"This is our time, to put our people back to work and open doors of opportunity for our ...
Wow! I just stumbled onto this - can't wait! Economist Joseph Stiglitz, along with Bill DeBlasio and Elizabeth Warren will reveal today a comprehensive plan to address wealth inequality that was ...
The President has issued a statement on the Trade Deal currently pending "fast track" authority in Congress.
Last fall, I pledged that I would not submit NAFTA ...
Teamsters join other foes of fast-tracking the Trans-Pacific Partnership treaty in
presenting a petition to Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden, who ...