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Joe Biden Had a Horrendous Answer on Canceling Student Debt

This was some tired, disingenuous, factually dubious nonsense.

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Good to Know We’re Still Choosing Death

New York's Governor has crunched the numbers and decided we can all stand to see a bit more death in the name of a nice meal indoors.

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Andrew Cuomo at a news briefing on January 29.

All the Worst Assholes Are Here for the GameStop Debacle

Please can these people stop talking!!!

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Welcome to Capitalism

Wall Street's war against the GameStop traders is a reminder of who this system is really meant to protect.

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The House Always Wins

The GameStop saga is funny and good, but Wall Street will always triumph in the end.

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Someone Make Joe Biden Say ‘GameStop’

We need this.

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The Pathetic Stimulus Won’t Be Enough to Help My Mom

She got laid off while Congress worked out how many struggling people to betray.

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The Vaccine Is Not Enough

We will need so much more help before this thing is really over.

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Someone Come Get the Rich People

The rich people are officially doing too much.

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Here Are Some of Your IRS Horror Stories

"That $600 bill literally halved my ‘disposable' income for the year."

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Send Us Your IRS Horror Stories

We want to hear from you (and we'll keep you anonymous).

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If Trump’s Taxes Make You Mad Let Me Introduce You to American Capitalism

Our tax system invites manipulation by anyone rich enough to do it.

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The Eviction Crisis Should Be Biden’s Top Priority

It's both a dire moral emergency and good politics.

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The Post Office Is For Everybody

Trump is murdering one of our best things.

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Discourses With: Two Chicago Tenants’ Rights Organizers

"With all the evictions that are coming forth, landlords will just do whatever they want to."

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Seriously, Just Give Us the Goddamn Money

It turns out that just giving people money works really well. So, naturally, the government wants to stop.

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Just Give People Money!

People need cash, but Washington is turning to its usual, absurd playbook instead.

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We’re All Bosses Now

The app culture gives everyone a chance to trace, track, and tyrannize workers — even in a pandemic.

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Just Take Rich People’s Money

A simple and fun way to pay for the coronavirus response

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My Rent Is Still Due So Please Don’t Praise Andrew Cuomo In My Presence

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