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The Real Economy

Good News; The Dow has exceeded 29000, a new record, the S&P 500 rose to over 3000 and the Nasdaq rose to more than 8400,…

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Bill Maher Tears Into Republicans Over Minimum Wage (VIDEO)

On Friday night, Bill Maher explained to conservatives that refusing to raise minimum wage allows big corporations to leave their employees looking in the direction…

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Where Are The Unions?

I found this article “The Middle Class Does Better In States With Lots Of Union Members” by Alan Pyke, on thinkprogess.org It states, “The middle…

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Let's Share the Benefits of Capitalism

Capitalism is a fundamentally good economic system, so why not share it with everyone? Yes, that’s right why not make everyone a capitalist? I know…

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John Oliver Says Fox Hosts Deserve The 'Secret Sauce' From Fast Food Workers (VIDEO)

Last night on the Daily Show, interim host John Oliver, covered the current fast food workers strike and countered the thoughts of Fox talking heads…

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The Minimum Wage: How Fear Drives the Republican Party

Let’s talk about the minimum wage a bit. Republicans are saying that if we raise the minimum wage, it will drive prices up. That’s only…

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