The destruction of the middle class

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How to Make COVID Vaccines More Effective: Give People Vitamin and Mineral Supplements

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 15/02/2021 - 10:50pm in

Supplementing vitamin and mineral levels of the elderly before they get vaccinated could boost the effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines.

‘Beyond Outrageous’: Big Pharma Using Loophole to Get Taxpayers to Fund Billions in Fines for Fueling Opioid Crisis

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 14/02/2021 - 10:25pm in

Big Pharma firms may try and take a tax deduction for some of the $26 billion opioid settlement, thus reducing its payout.

Yanis Varoufakis: Trumpism after Trump – NEWSWEEK Magazine, Interviewed by Basit Mahmood

Varoufakis believes Biden Administration fecklessness and love of austerity will strengthen the Trump faction.

Why Amazon Is Fighting So Hard to Stop Warehouse Workers From Unionizing

Amazon has much to answer for, like wage theft and brutal workplace condidtion, and is throwing its muscle behind not being held to account.

Why U.S. Labor Laws Need a Major Update—The PRO Act Is a Great Start

Biden is proposing some significant changes to labor law. Does the legislation live up to its billing?

Monetary Policy and Racial Inequality

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 11/02/2021 - 1:55am in

Monetary policy does not lift boats in at all the same way.

Corporate Concentration in the US Food System Makes Food More Expensive and Less Accessible for Many Americans

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 10/02/2021 - 1:55am in

How Big Food increases prices in categories like bread, beer, processed chicken, and packaged salad, and what to do about it.

‘Unbelievable,’ Says Sanders, That Some Dems Want to Further Limit Eligibility for Covid-19 Relief Checks

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 08/02/2021 - 9:25pm in

Sen. Bernie Sanders denounces Democrats who would narrow eligibility requirements for the next round of stimulus payments.

Betsy DeVos Is Gone, But Her Education Agenda Is Rolling Out Across the Country

Even though Betty DeVos was depicted as a textbook ogre, her education privatization agenda is advancing as if it were perfectly respectable.