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The ‘Mythical’ Universal Basic Income – Could It Work In The United States? (VIDEO)

The ‘Mythical’ Universal Basic Income – Could It Work In The United States? (VIDEO)

Some countries in Europe and a few states here in the U.S. have experimented with universal basic incomes for its citizens. However, could this work across the entire country here? What Is Universal Basic Income? First off, a universal basic income is similar to Social Security in that everyone gets a fixed amount of money […]

Tomi Lahren Dropping A HUGE Bomb On Glenn Beck And The Blaze (VIDEO)

Tomi Lahren Dropping A HUGE Bomb On Glenn Beck And The Blaze (VIDEO)

The loud mouthed conservative, Tomi Lahren, is striking back at Glen Beck and his “news” show, The Blaze, by filing a wrongful termination suit after he fired her for coming out as pro-choice on The View. The Dallas Morning News reported that the Lahren filed the suit in Dallas County, Texas in an effort to […]

Impaled, Maimed, And Burned – The High Cost Of Southern Manufacturing (VIDEO)

Impaled, Maimed, And Burned – The High Cost Of Southern Manufacturing (VIDEO)

Last year, Regina Elsea was earning $8.50 at Ajin USA, an auto supply manufacturer in eastern Alabama. She worked a 12-hour shift seven days each week. But in a state where the permanent unemployment rate hovers around 20%, she was thankful for the job. But one day last June, two weeks before her wedding date, […]

BREAKING: More Bad News For Lecherous Fox News Executives (VIDEO)

BREAKING: More Bad News For Lecherous Fox News Executives (VIDEO)

During the 20 years in which Fox News was run by Roger Ailes, the network operated in an atmosphere of tense sexual harassment and fear of retaliation. Ailes, the conservative millionaire and advisor to the Trump campaign, resigned from his position as head of the conservative network last July, when he was hit with several sexual […]

Blogger Uses His OWN MOTHER To Prove The Insanity Of GOP Nonsense (VIDEO)

Blogger Uses His OWN MOTHER To Prove The Insanity Of GOP Nonsense (VIDEO)

Fox News, aka “Faux News,” often talks about having a hatred and resentment of poor people. They throw out statistics about “poor households” that are just plain ridiculous. They claim that poor people shouldn’t have basic appliances like refrigerators and microwaves. A blogger on Cracked, going by John Cheese, shows the ridiculousness of these claims […]

Elizabeth Warren Puts Trump ON BLAST Over Shady Firing Of NY US Attorney (TWEETS)

Elizabeth Warren Puts Trump ON BLAST Over Shady Firing Of NY US Attorney (TWEETS)

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) continues to prove to be one of the biggest thorns in President Donald Trump’s side by savaging the America’s Snowflake-in-Chief on Twitter after he inexplicably fired a New York U.S. attorney. On Saturday, Preet Bharara, the now former Manhattan-based federal prosecutor who had jurisdiction over the area home to Trump Tower, confirmed […]

Republicans Trying To Allow Employers To Require Genetic Testing (VIDEO)

Republicans Trying To Allow Employers To Require Genetic Testing (VIDEO)

A new bill passed by a House committee last Wednesday would pressure workers into getting genetic tests – and giving their employers the results. The bill, introduced by Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.), could be incorporated into the GOP’s Obamacare replacement plan to encourage so-called workplace wellness programs. These are programs intended to improve employee health […]

US Added 235,000 Jobs In February – Thanks, Obama (VIDEO)

US Added 235,000 Jobs In February – Thanks, Obama (VIDEO)

The first monthly jobs report under President Donald Trump was released this morning. The US added 235,000 jobs in February, and the unemployment rate has ticked down to 4.7 percent. The average pay is rising as well because a few states have raised the minimum wage. The average wage went up by 2.8 percent in […]

NEW: Fearless Girl Takes On Wall St, Stares Down The Bull (TWEETS)

NEW: Fearless Girl Takes On Wall St, Stares Down The Bull (TWEETS)

Today is International Women’s Day. It is a global day of recognition of the many ways that women have contributed to culture, society, politics, business and economics. It is a day calling for gender equality around the world. Today is also our Day Without A Woman, when women around the country are staying home from […]

Trump’s First 30 Days: Fake News, Spin, And Outright Lies (VIDEO)

Trump’s First 30 Days: Fake News, Spin, And Outright Lies (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump’s latest gaffe in an attempt at fear mongering is yet another instance where one has to step back and look at the alternative reality we are experiencing. In just 30 days, the words “alternative facts” and “fake news” have become regular phrases we use in our political discussion. Executive orders, stupefying levels […]

Bill Offers Disabled Vets Disability AND Retirement Pay – What’s The Catch? (VIDEO)

Bill Offers Disabled Vets Disability AND Retirement Pay – What’s The Catch? (VIDEO)

Valentine’s day came with a lot of love for our Veterans, as a bill to allow disabled vets to receive all of their pay entitlements gained support from nine additional Congress members. This brings the total amount of co-sponsors of the bill to 35! We should keep a watch on this. This could be great […]

Is It An ‘Alternative Sacking’ When Trump And POTUS Unfollow You On Twitter? (IMAGES)

Is It An ‘Alternative Sacking’ When Trump And POTUS Unfollow You On Twitter? (IMAGES)

It’s amateur hour in the White House. Or had you not noticed? President Trump’s arrogant dismissal of the press and its long-standing commitment to the first amendment has already cost him one of his most trusted advisors. General Michael Flynn, Trump’s choice for National Security adviser lasted a laughable 24 days on the job raising […]

Living Liberal In Coal Country- Trump’s Appeal To West Virginia Voters (VIDEO)

Living Liberal In Coal Country- Trump’s Appeal To West Virginia Voters (VIDEO)

Being a liberal, I am a loyal fan of Real Time with Bill Maher. The last two episodes contain references about West Virginia. In light of Congress’ latest move to lift protections of streams from coal mining, I began to research. Like most liberals, I assumed the “silent majority” was simply code for dormant racists who […]

The First Five Days – And The Executive Orders Signed So Far (VIDEO)

The First Five Days – And The Executive Orders Signed So Far (VIDEO)

It has been almost a week since we swore in President Donald Trump. He has signed many executive orders. The same Republicans who were pissed off about Obama’s executive orders are now praising Trump’s executive orders. It feels like an episode of The Twilight Zone. Here are all of the executive orders he has signed so […]

Trump’s Labor Pick Broke The Very Laws He’ll Need To Enforce (VIDEO)

Trump’s Labor Pick Broke The Very Laws He’ll Need To Enforce (VIDEO)

Employees of CKE Restaurants suffered serious labor violations and indifference from management while the company was in the hands of CEO Andrew Puzder, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Labor. Roberto Ramirez, for instance, spent 18 years working at Carl’s Jr., one of the fast food restaurants owned by CKE Restaurants. Ramirez described how […]

Obama Ends Presidency With Longest Job Growth Streak Since 1939 (VIDEO)

Obama Ends Presidency With Longest Job Growth Streak Since 1939 (VIDEO)

President Obama’s final economic numbers are in, and the results are impressive. In December, the job market grew by 156,000 jobs. It was the 75th straight month of job growth, the longest growth streak since 1939. The unemployment rate in December ticked up slightly to 4.7 percent from a low of 4.6 percent in November. […]

House Republicans Approve Measure That Could Slash Federal Workers’ Annual Pay To Just $1 (VIDEO)

House Republicans Approve Measure That Could Slash Federal Workers’ Annual Pay To Just $1 (VIDEO)

Part of a recent rules package passed by the Republican-controlled House includes a measure that could reduce the wages of federal workers to just $1 per year. Representative H. Morgan Griffith (R-Va.) and his Republican colleagues pushed to reintroduce the 19th-century Holman Rule, which was eliminated in 1983. The new Holman Rule, like the old one, […]

Trump’s ‘Brilliant’ Tax Plan Is Not So Original, And It Failed Last Time Too (VIDEO)

Trump’s ‘Brilliant’ Tax Plan Is Not So Original, And It Failed Last Time Too (VIDEO)

President-elect Donald Trump’s tax plan involves cutting taxes for corporations and for the one percent. This has been tried before, Donnie. It didn’t work. As far as corporate taxes are concerned, he has a $2.6 trillion repatriation proposal. What Is Repatriation? Repatriation involves converting money from one currency to another. In the realm of corporate […]

An Angry Mob Of Trumpettes Are On The Rampage Over Ivanka Trump (VIDEO)

An Angry Mob Of Trumpettes Are On The Rampage Over Ivanka Trump (VIDEO)

Several thousand people have jumped on the free speech bandwagon and are demanding that the Hunter College Professor who was removed from a JetBlue flight, alongside his husband, for verbally bashing President-elect Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka and her family, be fired immediately. Details of what actually happened are a bit foggy since both sides have […]

Versace Has Been Pegged As The Latest Example Of Racism In America (VIDEO)

Versace Has Been Pegged As The Latest Example Of Racism In America (VIDEO)

A former employee of the Bay Area Versace retail establishment is claiming that the store had a code name that was to be used any time a black person came into the establishment. The former employee, who is suing Versace for wrongful termination, claims that the manager required all employees to use the code D410 […]

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