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McDonald’s is the latest mega-rich corporate employer to announce it will give workers a raise.
Negotiators in Switzerland just won a huge victory for diplomacy over war. Now we've got to protect it.
Emission targets proposed by the Obama administration are insufficient to avoid the worst consequences of climate change.
While the rest of us pay the sticker price, lawmakers are considering a special deluxe tax rate for giant corporations.
Rare are the moments when enormously complex situations lend themselves to unambiguous yes-or-no answers. This is one of them.
When a community issues arrest warrants for more offenses than it has residents, something's deeply wrong.
President Obama and some members of Congress think the easiest way to fund infrastructure is by granting corporations a large tax cut on their untaxed offshore profits.
"I would assert that the only public event that is appropriate for George W. Bush — and others of his administration — to attend would be in The Hague, standing trial for war crimes," she says.
Florida Governor Rick Scott’s henchmen punish staffers who utter the words “climate change.”
Tony Rodham’s involvement in a gold mining operation in Haiti is under scrutiny.