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Lies on Breitbart don’t count. Lies on Hannity and Fox & Friends don’t count. Kellyanne Conway’s dissembling doesn’…
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this is not "looking left." fascists only ever criticize capitalism when they believe it threatens the unjust hiera…
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"When scientists say bears are going extinct, I want people to realize what it looks like," says photographer Paul…
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The Feminist Case For Single Payer
Must-read piece by making the “Feminist Case for Single Payer” up at today.
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BBC World Service - Newshour Extra, Bitcoin: Bubble or Brave New World?
Great discussion on cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin and blockchains. Believe me, the hour will flash past.
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I was just saying this last night:
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No, it's not an illusion. The US gov't is devolving into an authoritarian regime, aided & abetted by the Republican…
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"Does the GOP risk losing its moral compass in supporting Roy Moore?"

🔊 THE PARTY LEADER SAID HE GRABS WOMEN BY TH…
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I'm sick of the rapists and liars and traitors and kleptocrats and warmongers and white supremacists and the fact t…
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Ending the estate tax for 5500 millionaires costs more than providing health care to 9 million children. Guess whic…
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I’m basically a fly on the wall here at ALEC, and I’ve gotta say, it’s fascinating listening to this think tanker b…
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"I a less interested in the weight and convolutions of Einstein's brain than in the near certainty that people of e…
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it used to be really exciting for me to read articles making the point that "organizing the working class" was impo…
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Hey, if you're angry that liberals are facing more consequences for abusing women than conservatives are

YOU ARE A…
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I would suggest the last century has seen only two distinct “road safety” strategies:

1. Modal cleansing—forcibly…
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It took me a long time to understand how systems inflict pain and hardship in people's lives and to learn that bein…
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Reminder that Moore bragged in his memoir about spending his Vietnam tour obstacling his rack so his soldiers could…
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My working theory about liberals and centrists who fetishize bipartisanship and both-sidesism is that they all have…
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Often scared that Urban Design barely exists as a discipline, torn apart by its proximity to politics and economics…
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Roy Moore says George Soros' agenda is "not American culture," adding that "no matter how much money he's got, he's…
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these programs are always a waste of money but it's okay because their purpose is not to save money but to make poo…
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The only thing worse than funding a child molester is stopping to fund a child molester and then changing your mind…
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A Democratic presidential campaign was a "revolution."

Hillary Clinton and Chuck Schumer are "the resistance."

We…
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Working hypothesis: for grad students and faculty, self-care and well-being efforts are often characterized as proc…
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seriously, shoutout to what, three years ago(?) when conservative media was hysterical over the “knock out game”
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Trump this AM touted his "tough on crime" agenda, then defended Michael Flynn -- who admitted to a crime of lying t…
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Watching the Roy Moore re-endorsements I'm reminded of the many, many times I've seen white people on cable news ar…
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Imagine your race has:
•44 of 45 Presidents
•90% of Congress historically
•Avg net worth of 10x-13x greater than av…
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The real key to unleashing innovation and prosperity isn’t tax cuts, it’s breaking down barriers for smart kids hel…
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... but the rich having more money stashed in real estate and other financial assets does not translate into actual…
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One more thought. Even considering the Mankiw/Grassley stuff more seriously than they deserve, it’s not clear to m…
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Dead people cannot pay taxes. It is rich heirs who pay the estate tax, on inheritances that are the very epitome of…
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7 Reforms After Trump

1. Repeal Shelby v Holder

2. Repeal Citizens United

3. Abolish electoral college

4. Apply…
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Does Grassley really hold such cartoonishly aristocratic/evil view of working people, or does deep down he really w…
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2018: "a work requirement for CHIP will build a culture of responsibility among youth"

2022: "think how much we co…
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Please note that "people" and "women" are in different categories in this statement. There's a lot going on here, b…
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Fact: If only you hadn’t spent all your money on booze & women & movies you would have an $11 million fortune and w…
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Remember: the two main means-tested programs in America are Medicaid and SNAP (food stamps). In each case most bene…
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Dems had more than enough Senate votes for all of these things, but zero will to kill the filibuster to make them h…
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I spent years writing a book and he just... tweeted it out
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The big lie of our modern politics is “we can’t afford” public good x. Real GDP per capita is higher now than ever…
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The entire model of American policing is broken. Police spend colossal amounts of resources on tiny offenses, but s…
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If the Bible is so against systemic solutions to poverty, why is a jubilee year declared that releases people from…
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CHIP helps kids, acknowledges. But? “I have a rough time wanting to spend billions and billions and tri…
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A formerly incarcerated person told me yesterday that he felt *worthless* during the holidays when no one sent him…
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A Christmas Carol is good because it recognizes that rich people suck and will only change their ways if they are m…
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99% marginal tax on wealth over $5,000,000, a 99% estate tax and a pollution tax to fund a baby bond, universal chi…
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It’s time to bring my favorite holiday meme back
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i feel bad for paul ryan, a normal, intelligent person who has to commisserate with pedophiles, psychopaths, and mo…
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Still thinking about McConnell last night saying, “You complain about process when you’re losing.”

I hope someday…
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This would be a great time for someone to start a religion based on caring for the poor, sick, and exploited, and g…
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our glorious legislature has two settings: (1) thoughts and prayers [doing nothing] and (2) pillaging the welfare…
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Baby Boomers have reaped unending benefits from the past flourishing of the welfare stare, only to tell themselves…
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Now that republicans have shown, once and for all, no one actually cares about deficits perhaps democrats can stop…
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Republicans are playing an effective long game. They've touted deficit fears to get two consecutive Democratic pres…
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Until now, your income that paid for public schools (via state & local taxes) wasn’t taxed by the federal governmen…
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This is just to say

I have given
your future
to the top 10th
of the 1%.

I know
you were probably
planning
on sch…
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I can't believe this is real, a tax break for private jet owners: "No tax shall be imposed...on any amounts paid by…
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The coverage of what's in the tax bill was a disgrace. Outlets like NPR bent over backwards to present the looting…
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"I did try & fuck her. She was married. I moved on her like a bitch. She’s now got the big phony tits and everythin…
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Not true. Look at the economy of the 1950s under Ike. The top 1% were tax…
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During our Obama White House days we proposed & which would have cost $130 billio…
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Among the most insightful things said to me about this period was said by a teacher the morning after the election.…
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I mean, at this point the Mercers seem like Exhibit A for the confiscatory taxation of great wealth.

Got rich from…
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Things I'm excited about: structuralism/brutalism/late 60s in general as 'unfinished project,' exami…
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In 2011, Roy Moore co-authored a law course that included a text saying God doesn't want women to serve as judges o…
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This: Trump’s racism has been normalized to the point that we no longer expect his fellow GOP leaders to hold him a…
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a cool thing abt America is there’s a bill in front of congress right now that will kill thousands of children so a…
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the "king in the mountain archetype" exists in many cultures; a long-past monarch who is not dead, only sleeping, a…
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What would we call the leader of another country who...

-shared racist propaganda
- refused to condemn Nazis
-sc…
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Trump sharing Britain First. Let that sink in. The President of the United States is promoting a fascist, racist, e…
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tfw fucking Infowars thinks you’ve lost your mind
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kj was saying last night—an institution that treats abuse of power (esp in sexual assault, etc.) as forever _aberra…
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They’re laughing at you, MAGAs. They literally went to Washington to personally enrich themselves while dismantling…
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13 days ago
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Laser-like focus on the needs of rust-belt voters
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Three major policy shifts are set to decimate US democracy:
1) Gutting of net neutrality
2) Packing of courts
3) Co…
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This from the forthcoming collection "Reading Queer: Poetry in a Time of Chaos"
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1/ The NYTimes is densely defending their article by claiming it was intended to shed light on the normalcy of raci…
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I love that they think this quote makes him less appealing
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This and also this delusional American sense that everything works out ok in the end — a delusion fueled by a delib…
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