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Graham: Trump would lead to 'another 9/11'

<b>Indianapolis (CNN) —</b> South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham is predicting "another 9/11" if Donald Trump is elected president.<p>In an interview on CBS' "Face the Nation" Graham said the Republican Party is in the midst of a "civil war" and called Trump's foreign policy positions dangerous.<p>He pointed to …

Insiders: Clinton would crush Trump in November

In the swing states that matter most, GOP insiders worry about a down-ballot disaster.<p>In the swing states that matter most in the presidential race, Donald Trump doesn’t have a prayer against Hillary Clinton in the general election.<p>That’s according to top operatives, strategists and activists in 10 …

5 takeaways from Super Tuesday 3

<b>Columbus, Ohio (CNN) —</b> Front-runners Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump dominated one of the biggest days of the 2016 presidential race so far. Trump overcame controversy about the violent clashes that have marked his rallies this week and Clinton muted the criticism over her history on trade deals …

A Plutocrat's Case for Raising the Minimum Wage

Nick Hanauer is on an unusual mission.<p>The Seattle-based tech entrepreneur Nick Hanauer was riding in a black Uber SUV to the private-jet terminal at Dulles International Airport, outside Washington, D.C., when I asked him whether he really thought his was the best face for the movement to raise the …

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5 Reasons Bernie Sanders Should Be Our Next President

Despite dominating most online polls on the Democratic presidential debate, leading Clinton in New Hampshire polls and closing in on her in Iowa, Bernie Sanders continues to be sidelined by mainstream media.<p>He has consistently received less coverage than Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump both of …

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Bernie Marches With Verizon Workers as Its Execs and Lobbyists Give Big to Hillary

On Monday, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders marched alongside Verizon workers in New York City. Around 40,000 Verizon employees …

America's middle class is smaller than ever

For the first time in more than 40 years, the middle class is no longer a majority in the US, according to data released by the Pew Research Center.<p>This year, "120.8 million adults were in middle-income households, compared with 121.3 million [adults] in lower and upper-income households …

14 Percent of Democrats Will Not Support Hillary Clinton. Only Bernie Sanders Prevents Low Voter Turnout

The memo must have circulated throughout America's political establishment that Hillary Clinton is once again inevitable, even though a September NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll had Bernie Sanders just 7 points behind the former Secretary of State nationally. Since then, Biden voters who value …

New Tax Documents Show How Secret Money Infects Campaigns on Both Sides

Two years ago this week, the IRS and the U.S. Treasury Department released proposed rules to clarify nonprofit political spending guidelines. Although imperfect, those proposed rules marked an important step forward toward reining in the amount of secret money that infects our politics. We all …

Americans Think the Middle Class Is Shrinking

The recession appears to have convinced many that they will never escape the working class.<p>The experts tell us inequality is increasing and the middle class is in decline. A new poll shows that ordinary Americans feel that way<b>,</b> too. According to the results of a Gallup survey released this week, …

White America’s racial illiteracy: Why our national conversation is poisoned from the start

<b>(Blend Images via Shutterstock/kati1313 via iStock/Salon)</b><p>The author of “What Does It Mean to Be White?” examines the ways white people implode when they talk about race<p>Dr. Robin DiAngelo<p>April 10, 2015 6:16pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on The Good Men Project.<p>I am white. I have spent years …

Race & Ethnicity

“A Massive Surveillance State”: Glenn Greenwald Exposes Covert NSA Program Collecting Calls, Emails

<b>AMY GOODMAN:</b> We begin with news that the National Security Agency has obtained access to the central servers of nine major Internet companies, …

Verizon Says It Would Hand Over Records If It Received An NSA Order

A high-ranking executive at Verizon has reportedly sent a statement to employees addressing an article, published by The Guardian, which suggests that the company has been forced to hand over phone records for millions of its customers to the US National Security Agency.<p>Randy Milch, Executive Vice …

The government has all your info

<b>(AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)</b><p>Just in case you weren’t clear on this. Here’s why nothing will be done about it<p>Alex Pareene<p>June 6, 2013 1:23pm (UTC)<p>The CIA does the <i>sexy</i> evil stuff -- assassination attempts, regime change, torture, air strikes against crowds of people totally unknown to us -- but the …