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Nov
17
Pharma Dems Saved The Drug Industry Half A Trillion Dollars

Pharma Dems Saved The Drug Industry Half A Trillion Dollars

Corporate Dems saved Big Pharma $450 billion by watering down the party’s drug pricing plan.
Nov
17
The U.S. Is Blocking Climate Reparations

The U.S. Is Blocking Climate Reparations

At COP26, the U.S. and its rich allies refused to consider how to pay for the damage their emissions are wreaking on developing nations.
Nov
16
Dems Are Giving The GOP Another Political Bailout

Dems Are Giving The GOP Another Political Bailout

By demanding new tax breaks for the rich, Democrats are again helping Republicans portray them as elitists just before a midterm election.
Nov
15
How Workers Are Inadvertently Propping Up Fossil Fuels

How Workers Are Inadvertently Propping Up Fossil Fuels

As pension funds buy into private equity, workers’ retirement savings are being used to bankroll oil and gas companies’ climate destruction.
Nov
14
WEEKEND READER: Learning To Live With Forever COVID

WEEKEND READER: Learning To Live With Forever COVID

The virus might be with us forever — so it’s time to get real about what that means.
Nov
13
YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: Accountability Journalism To The Rescue

YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: Accountability Journalism To The Rescue

From the launch of a worker-owned Appeal to a Jacobin-crafted board game, journalists are scoring wins.
Nov
12
VIDEO: Kyrsten Sinema’s Latest Pharma Payday

VIDEO: Kyrsten Sinema’s Latest Pharma Payday

On this week’s Daily Poster/Breaking Points discussion, Andrew Perez discusses Sinema’s new Big Pharma reward for gutting Dems’ drug pricing plan.
Nov
12
Cautionary Lessons From The Obama Era

Cautionary Lessons From The Obama Era

Can Democrats break from their corporate donors and learn from their past mistakes?
Nov
10
Lies, Damn Lies, And CBO Statistics

Lies, Damn Lies, And CBO Statistics

The GOP-led Congressional Budget Office is using gimmicks and fuzzy math to doom the Democrats’ Build Back Better bill.
Nov
10
The Holes In Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

The Holes In Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

Critics say it’s too easy for anti-vaxxers to exploit loopholes in OSHA’s new COVID-19 workplace vaccination requirements.