Generations ago, the American Indian Osage tribe was compelled to move. Not for the first time, white settlers pushed them off their land in the 1800s. They made their new home in a rocky, infertile… Read More
Students appear to be paying a heavy price for the UK’s inflation surge after the Brexit vote, which will drive the interest rate on their loans up by a third to 6.1%. The rise in… Read More
About two in five GPs in the south-west of England are planning to quit, exposing a potential doctors’ crisis in the NHS. A survey of more than 2,000 GPs in the region revealed the impending… Read More
by Rev. Irene Monroe Southie is no longer that close-knit old school “tough-as-nail” Irish Catholic enclave. But the historical memory still lingers because, in my opinion, stereotypes about class makes it easier to point the… Read More
Pay tithing or buy food for his children? He put the money in the envelope vs. feeding his kids. Raw Story shares the astonishing video. Opiate of the masses time?
by Robert Reich The theme that unites all of Trump’s initiatives so far is their unnecessary cruelty. 1. His new budget comes down especially hard on the poor – imposing unprecedented cuts in low-income housing,… Read More
When your opponent digs a huge hole, offer them a new shovel and a refreshing drink and stay out of the way. The GOP are racing to pass this bill under filibuster free budget reconciliation… Read More
The Hill has done an excellent job of breaking down the new bill’s component parts. The picture is not pretty. I f you are old, poor and sick, you may have just gotten a death… Read More