In an election year like the U.S. has never seen before, there’s yet another first. This one is mostly good...
New research findings from a team of progressive economists provides documentary evidence that the financial footing for Sen. Bernie Sanders...
As the finishing touches are put on the world’s first regional Robin Hood Tax/Financial Transaction Tax (FTT) across most of...
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Los Angeles is turning out in force for our students and educators. Rain can't stop us. Billionaires can't stop us. Union busters can't stop us. We'll be fighting for as long as it takes! #FightFor15 #LAUSDStrike #UTLAStrong
Gary Cohen, former CEO Goldman Sachs addressing new members of Congress today: "You guys are way over your head, you don't know how the game is played."
No Gary, YOU don't know what's coming - a revolutionary Congress that puts people over profits. https://t.co/ZLML2qzAW6
Our “bipartisan” Congressional orientation is cohosted by a corporate lobbyist group. Other members have quietly expressed to me their concern that this wasn’t told to us in advance.
Lobbyists are here. Goldman Sachs is here. Where‘s labor? Activists?Frontline community leaders?
Vet @will_c_fischer explains PRIVATIZATION:
“It's a fancy way of saying we’re taking tax dollars out of the VA & putting it into the pockets of millionaires & billionaires"
It's up to us to defend the VA, USPS & more from being sold off to the highest bidder. #ThursdayThoughts
Medicare for All: As Healthcare Costs Soar, Momentum Grows to Guarantee Healthcare for All Americans https://t.co/4KpxmRKHf7
✅ FACT: Americans spend the most per person on health care, twice as much as other wealthy nations.
✅ FACT: The US ranks 64th in the world in life-expectancy.
🤔 How can both be true?
We have a for-profit health care system.
🤔 The solution?
Nurses say: #MedicareForAll!
“Workplace organizing helps level inequality in wages and working conditions, and women and workers of color would benefit the most from unionization.”
Corporations don’t need tax breaks.
👉🏼14,700 jobs are being cut by General Motors despite making billions in profit.
👉🏼Over the past decade, the company has received billions in tax breaks and subsidies from both Canada and the U.S.
🤑 @Ascensionorg profit: $1.6 BILLION
🤑 CEO salary: $17.6 MILLION
🙏 Ascension’s MISSION:
"Rooted in the loving ministry of Jesus as healer, we commit ourselves to serving all persons w/ special attention to those who are poor & vulnerable."
#SaveProvidence #UnionStrong #1u