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The ultra-rich continue to soar above all regulations and boundaries. They do what they wish with impunity as governments turn a blind eye. You won’t find a more blatant display of inequality than in the housing market these days. There is a glaring double-standard in place: one standard for the ultra-rich and quite another for what remains […]
Okay, technically speaking a slave is paid nothing and owns nothing, not even his or her own life, is not free to live a sovereign life. But if you even have a job these days, you’re barely getting by. How can you own anything and how is that free? If you dare to get an […]
Source: Mother Jones 1. Single moms are the problem. Only 9 percent of low-income, urban moms have been single throughout their child’s first five years. Thirty-five percent were married to, or in a relationship with, the child’s father for that entire time.* 2. Absent dads are the problem. Sixty percent of low-income dads see at least one […]
Wait until TPP gets rammed through, you think this is bad. Oh, and don’t forget the trillion dollars we owe in student debt. Oh, and don’t forget wage stagnation. Oh, and don’t forget the trillions of dollars CEOs have in off-shore tax shelters.
How much is fucking ENOUGH? This is where our resources and justice have gone, people. How’s it working for you?