The Democratic Party has clearly swung to the progressive left, with candidates in the first round of presidential debates coming up with one program after another to help the poor, the disadvantaged and the struggling middle class
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California has over $700 billion parked in private banks earning minimal interest, private equity funds that contributed to the affordable housing crisis, or shadow banks of the sort that caused the banking collapse of 2008.
The Fed is aggressively raising interest rates, although inflation is contained, private debt is already at 150% of GDP, and rising variable rates could push borrowers into insolvency. So what is driving the Fed's push to "tighten"?
The new American Health Care Act has been unveiled, and critics are calling it more flawed even than the Obamacare it was meant to replace
United, we must take back our country from the ultra-supremacists in the White House
As President Obama takes his last lap around the governing field before turning it over to Donald Trump LLC, many liberals and some deluded "leftists" have taken to thanking him for his eight years of service to the 1%
The Trump agenda, it seems, is not set in stone. The president-elect has a range of advisors with as many ideas
What once seemed unthinkable - akin to an episode of the Twilight Zone - has become a surreal reality
California's "Adult Use of Marijuana Act" (AUMA) is a voter initiative characterized as legalizing marijuana use
The world is undergoing a populist revival. From the revolt against austerity led by Syriza to Jeremy Corbyn's surprise victory as Labour leader