2-minute reads 'n' listens

Living Wage Preemption Act

The governors of many states are boldly stepping forward these days to stop grassroots democracy.

Should we entrust our school children to corporate profiteers?

Betsy DeVos and her hubby, Dick, are lucky enough to have inherited a big chunk of the multibillion-dollar fortune that Daddy DeVos amassed through his shady Amway corporation. But what they've done with their Amway money is certainly not the American Way.

Should churches become Unholy Temples of Dark Money?

You know what's wrong with American politics? It's that there just aren't enough ways for giant corporations and mega-rich political donors to funnel their big bucks into our elections and buy our government.

Can’t America do better than today’s ripoff health care system?

Rather than a health care system, our country's leaders have kept us shackled to a "corporate care" system, allowing insurance giants, drug company gougers, hospital chains, and other profiteers to ration our care based on whether a family can pay whatever outrageous price the corporations demands to maintain their exorbitant profits.

GOP playing political games with people’s health

News flash: Republican congressional leaders have come up with yet another grand scheme to fix America's health care system. So, look out – because when they say "fix," they mean it in the same sense as your veterinarian uses the word!