Tag: Progressive

Trump Supporters’ Main Problem Was Never The Economy

ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP via Getty ImagesSupporters of President Donald Trump rampage through the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 as Congress met to count the Electoral Votes that named Joe Biden the winner of the November election. Safe to say, the Donald…

Government funds are not ‘taxpayer money’ — media and politicians should stop confusing the two

Rhetoric plays an important role in tax debate and therefore tax policy. If your side manages to gain traction in the public imagination with labels such as “death tax” or “dementia tax”, you have gone a long way to normalising…

The End Of The Pussy-Grabbing President

Getty ImagesHow it started. How it’s going. It began with “pussy,” and it will end with “pussy.”  Four years ago, hundreds of thousands of mainly female protesters peacefully descended on Washington, DC, to register their opposition to the president of…

Democrats seek progressive overhaul of the U.S. financial system

Now in control of Congress, Democrats are looking to give the U.S. financial system a progressive overhaul, incoming Senate Banking Chairman Sherrod Brown said Friday. It will be a tall task. What we’re hearing: “This committee in the past has…

Biden considering Republicans for Commerce secretary

President-elect Joe Biden is considering some well-known Republicans — think Meg Whitman types — for Commerce secretary as a way to signal to red-state Americans he understands their concerns and plans to address them. The big picture: Biden’s team is…

3 reasons meeting climate targets and dumping Kyoto credits won’t salvage Australia’s international reputation

Today, the Morrison government released updated projections of Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions, which indicate Australia is on track to meet 2030 Paris targets without using “carryover” credits earned from the Kyoto Protocol period. Australia’s plan to use Kyoto carryover credits…

Progressives press Biden on cabinet picks

Progressives like Bernie Sanders say they “have not” seen Joe Biden respect their election-winning power so far and deserve more Cabinet and top-level picks in his burgeoning administration. Why it matters: Many from the Democratic left actively campaigned for —…

The fiscal update falls short in facing climate change and income inequality

The federal Liberal government came to office five years ago promising “real change,” including action on the climate crisis and unprecedented wealth and income inequality. Justin Trudeau was re-elected in 2019 reiterating these same promises. But shortly after his second…

The REAL Reason For Big Tech Censorship: Pentagon Contracts

Read these articles for more info: https://theintercept.com/2018/07/22/google-westexec-pentagon-defense-contracts/ https://www.politico.com/news/2020/11/23/westexec-advisors-biden-cabinet-440072 https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/thousands-contracts-highlight-quiet-ties-between-big-tech-u-s-n1233171 Please sign up for my email list here: http://kimiversenemailsignup.com (I will never spam you or sell your info) Please consider supporting the show through PayPal or Patreon. Your support is very…

Can Biden Be Baited Into War? Israel Attacks Iran’s Nuclear Scientist. More Provocations Likely

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How The Dutch Economy Shows We Can’t Reduce Wealth Inequality With Taxes

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Stop Advocating For Lockdowns. Our Ancestors Risked Their Lives For Economic Opportunity

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Big Pharma COVID “Vaccines” Are For SYMPTOMS Not The VIRUS

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What a Biden presidency means for world trade and allies like Australia

Back in March, Joe Biden lamented “the international system that the United States so carefully constructed is coming apart at the seams”. “As president,” he declared, “I will take immediate steps to renew US democracy and alliances, protect the United…