“Superrichinoids” have an irrational, insatiable desire to accumulate boundless personal wealth, making them the weirdest species of all. I love nature shows on TV. They take you into … Read more Superrichinoids: The Weirdest Species of All
That repugnant corporate gang of Big Oil has kept a royalty fee exemption since 1995, even though it was meant to be temporary. When you’re undergoing a dental … Read more How Repugnant Is Big Oil?
Trump is running a kakistocracy that can’t do anything right, and that includes farm policy. Government by the rich is called plutocracy. Government by police power is autocracy. … Read more Where Trump’s Kakistocracy Can Find a Good Farm Policy
Is fixing inequality even possible? When Jesse Jackson ran a strong populist campaign for president in 1988, advocating bold new policies and programs to address fixing inequality, establishment … Read more Where to Get the Money to Start Fixing Inequality
The old merger mania model of self-enrichment through corporate takeover, consolidation and contraction turns out to be not just bad morals but bad business. Here’s a recipe for … Read more The Gloppy Mess of Merger Mania
“America’s Grocer” arbitrarily ejected local news publications from their stores — what gives? Do you shop at a Kroger supermarket? Or maybe at Ralphs, Fred Meyer, King Soopers, … Read more Kroger: Don’t Lose Local News
Multinational corporations have been quietly colluding with legislators and governors to suppress the right to protest. As British playwright and political rabble-rouser George Bernard Shaw noted, “You don’t … Read more Who’s Behind the Increasing Suppression of Your Right to Protest?
For millions of people around the globe, the pressing issue of our time is this: The world is on fire! For millions of people around the globe — … Read more When the World Is on Fire, What Should We Do?
Forgive me for not believing for a moment that there’s one iota of sincerity in this sudden assertion of egalitarian sentiment by today’s plutocrats. Ralph Waldo Emerson once … Read more Why Would We Trust Plutocrats to Save Us from Plutocracy?
Medicare for All would cover every American — from birth to death — and would actually reduce what we pay for health care. What do we want our … Read more Here’s the Real Deal on ‘Medicare for All’