Economy

Healthcare Is A Right: The Healthcare Problem Is An Economy Solution (VIDEO)

Healthcare Is A Right: The Healthcare Problem Is An Economy Solution (VIDEO)

Is healthcare a privilege? Or is healthcare a right? It’s a nuanced debate. When it comes to that debate, according to Kevin D. Williamson in his article The ‘Right’ to Healthcare: “There isn’t one.” That’s certainly a hard pill to swallow, particularly for people with chronic illness, or perhaps more popularly, “preexisting conditions.” It’s a term […]

Big Business To Trump: Don’t Take The US Out Of Paris Agreement (VIDEO)

Big Business To Trump: Don’t Take The US Out Of Paris Agreement (VIDEO)

A group of Fortune 500 companies is urging President Donald Trump to stay in the Paris climate agreement. Last month, two dozen companies – including Apple, Google, Intel, and Facebook – signed an open letter to the president, asking him to maintain American commitments in the Paris Agreement. The letter – which was published in […]

Trump Is Trying To Overthrow The Government – Are You Paying Attention? (VIDEO)

Trump Is Trying To Overthrow The Government – Are You Paying Attention? (VIDEO)

One of biggest events in the past week has been Trump’s abrupt firing of FBI director, James Comey. Prior to this, he dismissed Preet Bharara, the former U.S. attorney in Manhattan, and Sally Yates, the former acting attorney general. According to Julian Zellzer: “By axing the director of an agency investigating whether there was collusion between members of […]

Hey, Low Paid Trump Voters: Republicans Are Coming After Your Overtime Pay (VIDEO)

Hey, Low Paid Trump Voters: Republicans Are Coming After Your Overtime Pay (VIDEO)

Our current president appealed to low-income, blue collar workers who were tired of being screwed by the big guy. They believed he’d put more money in their pocket and ‘drain the swamp.’ Which makes this bill all the more ironic. Hard Working ‘Muricans According to his supporters, President Donald Trump is all about the little guy. […]

13 White Republican Men Will Be Writing Senate Version Of Trumpcare – What Could Go Wrong?

13 White Republican Men Will Be Writing Senate Version Of Trumpcare – What Could Go Wrong?

Thirteen Republican men will write the Senate version of Trumpcare. What’s wrong with this picture? Thirteen male senators, twelve white and one of Cuban descent, will be making healthcare decisions which will affect over 125 million women! The House’s bill as it was approved will strip over 24 million Americans of their health insurance and defund […]

Trump Wants To ‘Rebuild America’ – Here’s Where He Should Start (VIDEO)

Trump Wants To ‘Rebuild America’ – Here’s Where He Should Start (VIDEO)

During the campaign, President Donald Trump talked about how our infrastructure is crumbling and how he wants to “rebuild America.” Here are some places where he should start: 1. Waukesha County, Wisconsin The water in Waukesha County has repeatedly gotten violations because of its radioactive content. Erik Olson, of the Natural Resources Defense Council, told NBC […]

Activism Works: Federal Budget Maintains Funding For Essential Services–At Least For Now (VIDEO)

Activism Works: Federal Budget Maintains Funding For Essential Services–At Least For Now (VIDEO)

There is much cause for concern these days. We have an executive branch clearly in the pocket of petro-billionaires and a majority of Congress is marching along with it in lock-step. President Donald Trump’s campaign is under FBI investigation for collusion with Russia. Faith in our electoral system rests under a cloud of doubt from […]

Republican Senator Shocks GOP- Wants New Healthcare Bill To Pass ‘Jimmy Kimmel Test’ (TWEET)

Republican Senator Shocks GOP- Wants New Healthcare Bill To Pass ‘Jimmy Kimmel Test’ (TWEET)

The House Republicans may have passed their healthcare bill last Thursday, but GOP Senators are saying they want to write their own bill. Most likely, they won’t even vote on the current Trumpcare plan. Surprisingly, one Republican senator even wants to create a bill that has the approval of late-night show host, Jimmy Kimmel. Senator […]

Olberman Speaks Out On The Inhumanity Of The Healthcare Vote (VIDEO)

Olberman Speaks Out On The Inhumanity Of The Healthcare Vote (VIDEO)

Keith Olberman does not mince words and gave a stern message about the GOP’s treatment of Americans and their celebration over the recent healthcare vote in the House of Representatives. The cruel part is that there are many people with conditions, which could be well-managed with proper medical treatment and medication. However, under the bill […]

TRUMPERTANTRUM- Shut Down The Whole Government Until He Gets His Way (Tweets)

TRUMPERTANTRUM- Shut Down The Whole Government Until He Gets His Way (Tweets)

Apparently the President of the United States has no idea what his own party is trying to achieve. Apparently relations between Trump and the Congress controlled by his own Republicans is so bad they don’t talk about even the most pressing issues. I know this because the Republican controlled Congress is just about to pass its first […]

Delusional Texas Students Rate Trump A ‘Flat A’ For Erasing Obama’s ‘Trickle-Down Economy’ (VIDEO)

Delusional Texas Students Rate Trump A ‘Flat A’ For Erasing Obama’s ‘Trickle-Down Economy’ (VIDEO)

Texas is considered a red state, one that is full of gun-loving conservatives who couldn’t wait to get a white supremacist in the White House. So it’s not too surprising that some students there gave our president an A. Young Republicans A group of young Republicans at Texas A&M University were recently asked to grade President […]

Trump’s First 100 Days Sucked And Mediaite Laid It Out In A Video

Trump’s First 100 Days Sucked And Mediaite Laid It Out In A Video

One hundred days have already passed since Trump took office. In that 100 days, he has done a lot – a lot of destructive things. He appointed Scott Pruitt to the EPA – a person who denies global warming, and has repeatedly sued the EPA in his position as Oklahoma attorney general. He issued a travel ban against Syrian refugees who desperately […]

Fox News Catches Social Media Hell For Tweeting Out ‘Dishonest’ Trump Job Numbers (TWEETS)

Fox News Catches Social Media Hell For Tweeting Out ‘Dishonest’ Trump Job Numbers (TWEETS)

Fox News has long been the home of half-truths, lies, and outright propaganda on behalf of the Republican party. While Donald Trump loves to talk about “fake news,” Fox has been specializing in that art form for decades. But this time they’ve been caught and called out for their deception. On Saturday, Fox News tweeted […]

Former Wall Street Exec On Trump Tax Plan: ‘This Is A Tax Break For Donald Trump’ (VIDEO)

Former Wall Street Exec On Trump Tax Plan: ‘This Is A Tax Break For Donald Trump’ (VIDEO)

On Wednesday, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin presented the Trump administration’s “tax reform” plan, even though there’s no reform, only more trickle down voodoo economics calling for massive tax cuts for business and the rich. Yeah, because that worked so well in the past. The Trump tax plan (a one-page bullet-point sheet) was the subject of […]

WATCH An MSNBC Host Fact-Check A GOP Congressman Who Tries To Lie About Canada

WATCH An MSNBC Host Fact-Check A GOP Congressman Who Tries To Lie About Canada

If there’s one thing a you can always count on Republicans being in favor of, it’s tax cuts for giant corporations and anyone who makes more than a million dollars a year. The GOP is all about cutting taxes on those who help fund their corrupt campaigns. On Wednesday, Maryland GOP Congressman Andy Harris was […]

This List Of The Most Powerful People In The World Should Scare The Sh*t Out Of You (VIDEO)

This List Of The Most Powerful People In The World Should Scare The Sh*t Out Of You (VIDEO)

Forbes Magazine understands power. Focusing on finance, business and investment, the publication knows that wealth and influence most often go hand in hand. They are famous for, among other things, compiling lists of people. Wealthiest, best known, most powerful women: they publish these lists often throughout every year. Now the financial magazine has put together a […]

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Is Creating A Financial Crisis For Students (VIDEO)

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Is Creating A Financial Crisis For Students (VIDEO)

Student debt is economically crippling a generation of Americans seeking higher education. So what is Education Secretary Betsy DeVos doing about it? About what we would expect any other member of President Donald Trump’s cabinet to do: run right into the arms of exploitative loan providers and eschew policies the prior administration enacted to prevent predatory […]

Trump Threatens Government Shutdown If He Doesn’t Get Money To Build His Idiotic Wall (VIDEO)

Trump Threatens Government Shutdown If He Doesn’t Get Money To Build His Idiotic Wall (VIDEO)

Federal agencies are preparing for a partial government shutdown after President Donald Trump indicated he wouldn’t accept a budget without money for his stupid Mexican wall. This week marks the end of the federal financial year, and every year it seems like one party or the other threatens a government shutdown over some idiocy. This […]

WATCH: How Trump’s LIMP First 100 Days Measures Up To President Barack Obama’s

WATCH: How Trump’s LIMP First 100 Days Measures Up To President Barack Obama’s

April 29, 2017, will mark President Donald Trump’s first 100 days in office. Like all presidents before him since the time of President Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR), Trump had promised to accomplish some pretty lofty goals within his first 100 days. But how does he measure up to the accomplishments of President Barack Obama’s first […]

Every US Citizen Needs Healthcare – Why Not Based On Need And Not Cost? (VIDEO)

Every US Citizen Needs Healthcare – Why Not Based On Need And Not Cost? (VIDEO)

We have been struggling with our healthcare system since the Orange Menace, President Donald Trump, was elected into power. We are one of the only first-world nations that doesn’t have single-payer healthcare. This would be the equivalent of having Medicare for everyone in our country instead of having to deal with private insurance companies. Under […]

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