The Peasants Still Have Their Pitchforks

New research from Berkeley political scientists gave Americans a choice of seven policy options on taxes, with the first three all involving raising taxes on the rich and the last three all involving options that would cut the taxes rich people pay. Americans overwhelmingly chose the first three options.

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The Scariest Man in America

Paul Buchheit Common Dreams http://www.commondreams.org/view/2013/08/19-1 Scary because he claims “We don’t have the power to coerce anybody” while providing massive funding to organizations that attack public education, social programs, worker salaries, business regulations, and the environment. Scary because he refers to himself with words like ‘integrity’ and ‘principles’ while saying “I want my fair...

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