Donald Trump’s 21st Century Fake Populism

Republished with permission from TomDispatch.com Our president isn’t a populist, but he’s happy to play one on TV. By Rajan Menon / TomDispatch

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Ugly Stuff: GOP Tax and Budget Plans Will Destroy Finances of Average Americans With Sick Elders or Family Members With Disabilities

Originally published on ALTERNET Tax breaks for the rich, while the GOP targets healthcare safety nets for society’s most vulnerable.

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Embattled GE plans thousands of layoffs amid corporate overhaul

Embattled industrial giant General Electric announced a massive restructuring plan on Monday that includes thousands of job cuts and sales

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Germany’s Crisis of Complacency

Commentary from Project Syndicate BY HELMUT K. ANHEIER Over the past decade, Germany has gone from being the “sick man

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Robert Reich: There’s Only One Cure for America’s Economic Ills

By Robert Reich / RobertReich.org When Barack Obama was president, congressional Republicans were deficit hawks. They opposed almost everything Obama

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Why California Is Bernie Sanders and Progressives’ Big Battleground for Universal Health Care

Originally published on ALTERNET By Steven Rosenfeld / AlterNet The country and California must move toward guaranteed healthcare for all, regardless of what

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Coverage Losses by State Under the Graham-Cassidy Bill to Repeal the ACA

Originally published by the Center for American Progress By Emily Gee Senate Republicans are attempting to rally support for one last try at

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As Sanders Prepared Medicare Bill, Health Care Lobbyists Bankrolled Senate Democrats

As Bernie Sanders worked to finalize his Medicare-for-All Act of 2017, corporate lobbyists representing the traditional opponents of single-payer health

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