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New Study Proves America’s ‘Takers’ Are Better Givers Than Miserly Rich

While charitable donations by the wealthy plummeted, the poor gave more.

October 6, 2014

David Vitter’s Unforgivable Perversion

Here we get to the core of Vitter’s perversion. There’s only one sin those on the far right cannot forgive you for: being born poor.

May 26, 2013

The Tax Hikes That Republicans Love

From the Tea Parties to the corporate boardrooms to the presidential debate platforms, we hear a familiar droning whine about taxes — except the angry message is no longer simply that taxes are too high. Today, conservative politicians and pundits complain instead that some people, namely those too poor to owe federal income taxes, aren’t […]

October 14, 2011