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'Fascism at Our Door': Asked to Condemn White Supremacist Groups, Trump Tells Them to 'Stand By' Instead

Wed, 09/30/2020 - 02:29
Jon Queally, staff writer"Trump fans the flames of racism, embraces white supremacy, and employs state violence against Americans exercising their rights," said Sen. Elizabeth Warren. "That's Donald Trump's America."

'Would You Shut Up, Man': Disastrous, Chaotic, Nearly Unwatchable Presidential Debate After First 20 Minutes

Wed, 09/30/2020 - 01:51
Jon Queally, staff writer"This is a sad state of affairs when thousands are dying from a pandemic, an economic crisis is destroying millions of lives and climate change is burning down the planet's ecosystem."

Biden Campaign: "Do You Pay More or Less in Federal Income Taxes Than Our 'Billionaire' President? Use This Calculator to Find Out."

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 21:54
Jessica Corbett, staff writerWith Trump under fire for explosive recent reporting on decades of his tax data, the former vice president also released his 2019 tax returns.

Showing 76% of Coney Barrett Rulings Put Corporate Interests Over People, Analysis Warns Confirmation Would 'Supercharge' GOP Agenda

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 21:16
Julia Conley, staff writer"This nominee would be no friend to the small businesses and workers who continue to struggle during the ongoing public health and economic crises."

To Fight Covid-19, Address Inequality, and Boost Recovery, NJ Gov. Signs Millionaires Tax Into Law

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 21:14
Brett Wilkins, staff writer"We truly are setting an example for the nation on how to build an economy that works for all of us, not just a chosen few."

Appeals Court Rules GTMO Torture Victim Should Be Seen by Independent Medical Experts

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 20:56

Environmental Protections Could Be in Danger with Trump’s SCOTUS Pick

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 20:47

Report: Coney Barrett Sided with Corporations Over People 76% of the Time

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 20:44

Only Massive Voter Turnout Can Protect Our Democracy From Trump Reelection

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 20:41
Vanita GuptaAuthoritarian regimes take root when citizens give up on their democratic institutions as rigged and illegitimate; voters succumb to their fear of the party in power and choose to sit out. (Photo: Pinterest)

Small Businesses Urge Immediate Passage of Updated COVID Relief Bill

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 19:55

Our Tax System, Not Trump, Is the Scandal. It's Designed to Help Rich People Avoid Taxes.

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 19:41
Morris PearlSpecial treatment for the rich is enshrined into the most fundamental building blocks of the tax code. (Photo: Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images)

Trump Tax Schemes an Indictment of System That Allows Him to Pay Less Than Teachers, Nurses, and His Own Undocumented Workers, Critics Say

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 18:58
Kenny Stancil, staff writer"What's truly shocking about the returns is what is legal, not what is illegal."

10 Things You Need to Know About Trump’s Tax Returns

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 18:40
Robert ReichHow broke is he? He owes more than $300 million in loans and can’t repay them. (Photo: Screenshot)

'Serious Dereliction of Duty': Unveiling Unredacted FBI Report, Raskin Raps Trump Administration for Ignoring White Supremacist Threat in Law Enforcement

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 18:28
Brett Wilkins, staff writerPreviously redacted portions of a 2006 intelligence assessment reveal the FBI predicted violent racists would inflitrate U.S. police departments. 

We Deserve to Know Where Trump and Biden Stand on Factory Farming

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 18:02
Joe LauriaOur next president must work to empower small-scale independent farmers and growers who use more humane and sustainable practices to transform and secure our food system.(Photo: KARIM JAAFAR/AFP via Getty Images)

'No Question' Trump and Daughter Ivanka Could Face Jail Time for Tax Fraud After Leaving White House, Says Legal Expert

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 17:36
Julia Conley, staff writerBoth President Donald Trump and his daughter Ivanka are liable to face jail time due to tax fraud should the president lose his reelection bid in November, a former Watergate prosecutor told CNN on Tuesday.

Attenborough's Online Climate Warning Shatters Guinness Record for Instagram Following

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 17:09
Andrea Germanos, staff writer"As we all know, the world is in trouble," the 94-year-old conservationist says.

New Report Details Why Postal Service—Which Must Be Protected—Shouldn't Be Run Like a Business

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 16:49
Jessica Corbett, staff writerRather than privatizing, one economist argues the USPS should stop self-financing, return to being a "department of the federal government proper," and expand to offer other services.