The Morning Joe host called for Congress to create more laws to stop would-be tyrants.
Glaude said the executive branch has acquired more power over the past decades, and that power will now be pushed ever further with Trump in the White House.
The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) will be meeting in Chicago on August 7-9 at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel. ALEC connects corporate lobbyists with legislators behind closed doors to write "model legislation". This Legislation is then put on the floor of state legislatures across the country, without indication that it is an ALEC model bill. Put simply, corporations are writing state laws. That type of concerted effort in favor of profit between business interests and the state is NOT acceptable. ALEC's model bills include Right to Work (for less) laws, "Ag-gag" bills which brand environmental and animal rights activists "terrorists", Arizona's racial profiling law (SB1070), Wisconsin legislature's attack on public-sector collective bargaining, and so many others.
52 Shades of Greed is a fully illustrated deck of finance and OWS-themed playing cards with drawings from 28 top illustrators. Learn about who and what is breaking our financial system. Enjoy the incredible art on the cards! After being
The only mainstream media coverage I saw of the "Showdown on Wall Street" Thursday was on MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan Show. Possibly everyone else was off
[media id=12360] From This Week with Jake Tapper, an interview with Obama economic advisor Larry Summers: TAPPER: OK. The president has said he want
[media id=11316] Earlier this week, George Stephanopoulos had an interview with Timothy Geithner: GEITHNER: You know, I think it's very important ba
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AFL-CIO NOW Blog, (h/t Norwegianity): Looks like literally nothing is sacred. A new report by the National Labor Committee reveals that crucifixes fo
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