he biggest divide in America today runs between oligarchy and democracy. When oligarchs fill the coffers of political candidates, they neuter democracy. The oligarchs know politicians won’t bite the hands that feed them. So as long as they control the money, they can be confident there will be no meaningful...
Hillary Clinton has repeatedly attacked Ed Snowden for being careless with government information. So it is ironic that she has been found guilty of being . . . careless with government information. She, of course, will suffer no consequences, since she is part of the ruling class.
Even as we spend tens of trillions on "Defense," ostensibly to protect our freedom, we quietly relinquished it; not to an invasion from without, but to a silent coup by the rich and powerful from within.
One of the most prominent of Republican elites in the country is calling on the donor class to rescue the party. Game’s over, voters: The oligarchs will decide this election.
Public outrage gave birth to the nation’s first campaign finance laws. The question is when do we reach another tipping point, and what happens then?