America Faces a Crisis of Democracy

America Faces a Crisis of Democracy

Divide-and-conquer allows the oligarchy free rein. It makes the rest of us puppets, fighting each other on a made-up stage. The only way to overcome the oligarchy and Trump’s divide-and-conquer strategy is for the rest of us to join together and win America back. That...
America Faces a Crisis of Democracy

Government = Protection Racket for the 1 Percent

by Bill Moyers and Michael Winship Common Dreams The evidence of income inequality just keeps mounting. According to “Working for the Few,” a recent briefing paper from Oxfam, “In the US, the wealthiest one percent captured 95 percent of post-financial crisis growth...