Before Our Very Eyes, Trump Is Undoing the Work of Our Country’s Founders

Republished with permission from TomDispatch.com Painful as it is, we can only fight him if we pay attention. By Tom Engelhardt / TomDispatch

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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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Four things the Paradise Papers tell us about global business and political elites

  Ronen Palan, City, University of London The so-called Paradise Papers may sound familiar – leaked documents from a law

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Brazil ministers deny wrongdoing in Paradise Papers leak

Two Brazilian cabinet ministers whose names appear in the Paradise Papers said Monday that there was nothing illegal in keeping

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The Fall of the President’s Men

Commentary from Project Syndicate BY ELIZABETH DREW As US President Donald Trump leaves for a ten-day trip to Asia, he finds

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‘Paradise Papers’ reveal tax haven secrets of the rich

The financial secrets of the world’s elite have been revealed in a huge leak of documents. The material, which has

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The Tax Scam We Know and the Tax Scam We Don’t Know

Republished with permission from CEPR By Dean Baker Originally published on Truthout, See the article on the original site There has

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