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Class in America and Donald Trump

Written by Karin Kamp This post first appeared on BillMoyers.com. In her new book,White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America, Nancy Isenberg rips apart the myth that the United States is a class-free society where hard work is rewarded by social mobility. She examines a piece of America’s social fabric that is […]

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GOP: A Home for Low Information Voters

It’s pathetic when the Republican Party, backed by the Koch brothers and one of their organizations called Americans for Prosperity, intentionally attacks a law benefiting millions of Americans with false and misleading advertisements. We can remember when the GOP used to stand for principles and values, but nowadays, they spend money and resources targeting low […]