Just 100 companies responsible for 71% of global emissions, study says

Just 100 companies responsible for 71% of global emissions, study says

A relatively small number of fossil fuel producers and their investors could hold the key to tackling climate change Article is from last year, but in light of the most recent climate change report, perhaps a solution to addressing the problem is to first figure out how to work with these companies.. … Continue reading Just 100 companies responsible for 71% of global emissions, study says

Ten years after the financial crash, the timid left should be full of regrets

Ten years after the financial crash, the timid left should be full of regrets

Capitalism’s near-death experience was a golden opportunity for progressives. But they blew it, says the Guardian’s economics editor Larry Elliott Yep. Maybe the young will finally stand up and fight the status quo, but it will require a little more attention than they have been giving. Source: Ten years after the financial … Continue reading Ten years after the financial crash, the timid left should be full of regrets

The Kochs helped fund an attack on 'Medicare for All.' It still concluded the plan would save us trillions

The Kochs helped fund an attack on ‘Medicare for All.’ It still concluded the plan would save us trillions

Americans can’t afford not to have Medicare For All. Proposed funding sources for M4A include a 4% income tax, which means a family of four earning $75,000 per year would pay an additional $2,000 in taxes after taking a standard deduction. But that family would no longer pay an invisible tax of … Continue reading The Kochs helped fund an attack on ‘Medicare for All.’ It still concluded the plan would save us trillions