Tag Archives: poverty

Playing the Donald Trump Game

I noticed a phenomenon during this election. Vulnerable, marginalized people supporting Donald Trump—or at least claiming publicly to support Donald Trump. Continue reading

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Classism is the New Racism

Why the removal of food stamps from the farm bill should not be met with silence. Continue reading

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You Can’t Spell “MITT ROMNEY” Without M-O-N-E-Y

Poverty is at all all-time high, income inequality is the worst in half a century, there’s 8 percent unemployment…and the Republicans are running The Unlikable Rich Guy. Greg Olear gives his two cents. Continue reading

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