Berkeley prof, former Sec. of Lab. @InequalityMedia. Movies "Saving Capitalism" & "Inequality for All" on Netflix. Books: The Common Good, Saving Capitalism,etc
It is a travesty that the allegations against Kavanaugh weren't fully vetted before he was confirmed. Let us never forget that this sham was exactly what Trump and McConnell wanted.
In 1965, the CEOs of America’s largest corporations received 20 times the pay of their typical workers. In 2018, GM's CEO raked in $21.87 million. That's 281 times the average GM worker's pay.
I think we have to face the truth that no one seems to want to admit. We’re not simply dealing with an unusually large ego. The president of the United States is seriously, frighteningly, dangerously unstable. And he’s getting worse by the day.
So let me get this straight: Declaring Election Day a national holiday would be a "power grab," but declaring a national emergency over a manufactured crisis is totally fine?
Socialism is a scare word they've hurled at every advance the people have made. Socialism is what they called public power, social security, deposit insurance, and independent labor organizations. Socialism is their name for anything that helps all people. --Harry Truman, 1952
Let me get this straight: Sears has $25 million laying around to pay out executives who ran the company into the ground, but doesn't have any money to give the thousands of workers they laid off severance pay?