2-minute reads 'n' listens

Who’s making our medicine?

Let’s talk pills. To treat everything from allergies to heart problems, half of Americans take a prescription medicine every day, and nearly all of us reach for the pill bottle on occasion. It's perfectly sa... Read more...

The Dow Jones v. The Doug Jones

Wow, how about that Dow? The Dow-Jones Average of corporate stock prices, I mean – the one economic indicator that our nation’s establishment watches religiously. They’re like ancient priests watching a burb... Read more...

Where did the Republican Party go?

With our national election looming, someone should put up "lost dog" signs in every neighborhood saying, "Missing: Republican Party Platform." Voters won't find one though, for this so-called major political... Read more...

Amazing! Republicans turn progressive

Wow, what a surprise! Have you seen the National Republican Party's official platform? Perhaps, like me, you would have expected it to be a mish-mash of Trumpian miasma, laissezfairyland corporate economics,... Read more...

Trump’s bassackwards government

Gosh, our Trasher-in-chief has really been busy lately, calling Kamala Harris "nasty" and calling our post offices "a joke." But, instead of trash-talking, shouldn't a president be, you know, running the gov... Read more...

Getting into “Good Trouble”

In this horrible time of economic collapse, it is truly touching to see so many corporate chieftains reaching out in solidarity with the hard-hit working class. We know they're doing this because they keep t... Read more...