Trickle-Down Economics Has Never Worked And It Never Will

Trickle-Down Economics Has Never Worked And It Never Will

For decades, Republicans have pushed policies that give tax cuts to the super-rich with promises the wealth would trickle-down. It never does. Here's why.

Debunking The White Supremacist “Great Replacement” Theory

Debunking The White Supremacist “Great Replacement” Theory

The false “Great Replacement” theory drives right-wing white supremacist terrorism while right-wing policies stoke the fears that allow the theory to thrive.

Why We’re Not Doomed By Climate Change If We Act

Why We’re Not Doomed By Climate Change If We Act

Studies predicting worst-case scenarios of global warming are eye-catching and depressing. But we’re missing their point when we adopt a defeatist attitude.

Which Government Agency Should Be Responsible For Fighting Climate Change?

Which Government Agency Should Be Responsible For Fighting Climate Change?

Democratic Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is calling for the Department of Defense to take a leading role in combating climate change. Is he right?

Why Trump Might Refuse To Concede If He Loses In 2020

Why Trump Might Refuse To Concede If He Loses In 2020

With his false cries of voter fraud, Trump has been preparing to claim the 2020 election is invalid. His desperation is fueled by his legal liability.

Barr Demands Tech Firms Create Encryption Backdoors Regardless Of Consequences

Barr Demands Tech Firms Create Encryption Backdoors Regardless Of Consequences

The DOJ is renewing its push to mandate weakened encryption protocols, saying we must accept the security risks and ignoring the economic impacts of such a directive.

Trump’s Mental Instability Is Now An Economic Indicator

Trump’s Mental Instability Is Now An Economic Indicator

Donald Trump isn't a president implementing calculated chaos. He is a dangerously unstable man entirely divorced from reality, and it's rattling markets.

Why We Need To Return To The Moon

Why We Need To Return To The Moon

The original Moon landing was seen as a publicity stunt during the Cold War by politicians and voters. But that doesn’t mean the future of space exploration is more publicity stunts.

Trump Has A Legally Dubious Plan To Turn Social Media Into His Propaganda Arm

Trump Has A Legally Dubious Plan To Turn Social Media Into His Propaganda Arm

Fed up with a lack of social media engagement they demand, Trump and right-wing trolls want to force tech companies to obey their whims by abusing FCC’s powers.

Where Do Sites Like 8Chan Go If No One Wants To Host Them?

Where Do Sites Like 8Chan Go If No One Wants To Host Them?

Just because 8chan is down now doesn’t mean it’s gone forever. It may end up among the web’s deepest, darkest gathering spaces for the world’s most unsavory people.

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