1. BDBoop

    Poor Alan Dershowitz. Pooooor Alan Dershowitz.

    Shock of all shocks, he's being shunned! Half the board will believe he deserved to be shunned for voting for Hillary, but I digress. I think it's up to anybody and everybody who they choose to socialize with. He's not guaranteed a seat at the table. Market Watch Trump is a pariah, full...
  2. Two If By Tea

    How Big Government Fu" rther Impoverishes Poor Folk

    Before this heroin craze here in the rural midwest was a very thriving "Meth" industry. Small ma n pa operations who could obtain Sudafed and Anhydrus. Then big government cracked down. Cold medicine must be sold 2 boxes at a time and forget Anhydrus.. Better be a farmer ... In...
  3. BDBoop

    Poor Tomi. Poor, poor Tomi.

    Tomi ticked off the wrong people. Nothing to see here, just a bunch of vets dressing her down. Repeatedly. For Hours. Without benefit of Vaseline.
  4. N

    They've got their money and so the war on the poor begins.

    The GOP gave themselves a giant gift of our money and now the paying for it begins. Didn't take long for the cruel assault on the powerless to begin. Proposed cuts to SNAP (food stamps) and CHIP (children's health insurance program) are under way. After all, they've gotta get revenue from...
  5. Blueneck

    Incentives are different for the poor

    Ben Carson demonstrates his vast wisdom and commitment to being a Christian by raising rent on poor people and calling it an "incentive". I love how this works. We give rich people incentives by reducing their taxes and we make up the difference by increasing rent on the poor who live in...
  6. Madeline

    Air Pollution Worse In Poor, Black Neighborhoods

    https://www.clevescene.com/scene-and-heard/archives/2018/02/26/epa-report-black-and-poor-neighborhoods-more-likely-to-have-high-air-pollution Where to locate "dirty" businesses is not the only source of harm. Housing stock in poor black communities are many times more likely to contain lead...
  7. Babba

    Americans Haven’t Been This Poor and Indebted in Decades

    As the author points out, it's one reason Trump is the least popular full employment president ever. Americans Haven?t Been This Poor and Indebted in Decades This was true under Obama, too. We've been off on the wrong track for a while. Pretending there are enough good jobs to go around and...
  8. Goofball

    Shutdown Schumer blocks healthcare funding for poor American kids in favor of illegal

    Why did Shutdown Schumer refuse to fund CHIP for 6 years and hold poor, sick American children hostage to his desire to grant amnesty to illegals?
  9. Kallie Knoetze

    Another poor illegal California wants to give sanctuary to

    Defense lawyer tells jury his illegal immigrant client killed two Sacramento area cops | Miami Herald Plus, he hates cops. The Governor will probably give him an award.
  10. The Man

    Poor kid...

    Russian Teenager's Peaceful Speech In Germany Kicks Up Angry Reaction Back Home Pathetic... Some people now demanding this boy be stripped of his citizenship. Others want him beaten, or imprisoned in Siberia. No joke... Wasn't like this back in the 90s, this is the product of Putin rule...
  11. DemoWhip

    Did you know Trump made it easier for banks to get away with screwing the poor and mi

    Did you know Trump made it easier for banks to get away with screwing the poor and minorities? By Ian Reifowitz https://www.dailykos.com/stories/1716268 ==================================================== That is just one more of the many reasons to not support Trump since he...
  12. aboutenough

    Christianity says: Sell all you own and give it to the poor. Sound like communism?

    Of course, Christianity very much predated the communist movement, founded by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels in the mid-1800s. And certainly, Marx and Engels weren’t devout Christians; very much the opposite. But Hart’s point is that early Christians were, if not true communists, then...
  13. Macduff

    America can’t fix poverty until it stops hating poor people

    America can't fix poverty until it stops hating poor people - AEI A lot of times, peoples' circumstances are because they made bad decisions. But not always. And unending scorn is not Christian and solves nothing.
  14. DemoWhip

    Treasury secretary’s wife mocks the poor, wants everyone to know she’s better than th

    And once again that just goes to show what Rich Republicans think about those who are poor. Shameful and Sad. Real sad. ---------------------------------------- Treasury secretary’s wife mocks the poor, wants everyone to know she’s better than them By Graham Gremore...
  15. cpicturetaker12


    He was going to build a BEAUTIFUL WALL "he knows how to build things". Congress will 'let' him beef up security and enhancements. Republican Congressmen won't let him build a WALL. Poor poor Donald. He's just having a really sucky day. In case you have forgotten... Trump on building a...
  16. Two If By Tea

    Atleast 1 Example Of DeRegulation Helping Poor Folks Out

    I havent donated plasma in about a 2 decades my last visit was in 1998. Recent tough times have ran up some debt I am doing this soley to pay down my credit cards and their worse than the Mafia interest rates... Welp okay Citibank dont send a goon to break my legs but I gotta keep my credit...
  17. Minotaur

    Breaking News: Poor Priebus appears to be out:

    This from Trump Tweet:
  18. DemoWhip

    GOP health bill: Benefit cuts for poor, tax cuts for rich

    There is no other way to put it other than to say: It Is A DAMN SHAME Republicans have to put the screws yet again to the poor and middle class families! That is totally UNACCEPTABLE! Democrats have been telling you this would happen since Republicans started badmouthing Obamacare. You didn't...
  19. DemoWhip

    Trump: 'I just don't want a poor person' dealing with economic issues in my administr

    BREAKING! Here's the proof on what many of us have been saying all along in that Trump does not care for Poorer Americans! If you are not one of the wealthy elite in his financial standing circle then you are OUT! Yet poorer Americans continue to be blind as a bat by voting for one who shuns...
  20. L

    Rich Americans live up to 15 years longer than poor peers, studies find

    Health insurance system – the most expensive in the world – is worsening situation, researchers find, arguing healthcare should be treated as human right Jessica Glenza in New York Thursday 6 April 2017 18.33 EDT You can’t buy time – except, it seems, in America. Increasing inequality...