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We've Cut Too Deep Feb. 10, 2020

Marc Dion

"Same knife cut the sheep cut the goat" —Cajun singer Horace Trahan, from the song of the same... Read More

The Arc De Trump Jan. 24, 2020

Marc Dion

There will be no war with Iran. Yet. This is because President Donald Trump sent troops to the threa... Read More

Once Again, Government-Subsidized Projects Fail to Deliver Jan. 09, 2020

Veronique de Rugy

In June 2018, President Donald Trump attended the groundbreaking ceremony for a Foxconn factory in W... Read More

For What It's Worth Dec. 16, 2019

Marc Dion

I'm a 62-year-old man who, by being cheap for 30 years of his life, managed to save some money. A lo... Read More

As President, Mayor Mike Would Target Those Lowbrow Pleasures Nov. 13, 2019

Daily Editorials

Michael Bloomberg looked out on a Democratic field that would abolish ICE and decided that America i... Read More

The Wealth Monopoly Nov. 13, 2019

Jim Hightower

I should start this homily on inequality by distinguishing income from wealth. Income is your annual... Read More

Storming Ashore on the Carpet Oct. 28, 2019

Marc Dion

Lives there a legislator inside whose timid breast there does not beat the heart of a lion? You may ... Read More

White Privilege Fails Me Oct. 07, 2019

Marc Dion

Because I am old in the ways of sin, I dropped the butt of a $5 cigar onto the rain-darkened blackto... Read More

A Dear Little Lost Place Sep. 23, 2019

Marc Dion

I live in Fall River, Massachusetts, a dear little lost place. It's dear if you're from here. It's l... Read More

It's Labor Day, So Start a Riot Sep. 02, 2019

Marc Dion

It's Labor Day, when we celebrate by studiously not celebrating in hopes that the folks "at corporat... Read More

Trump to Working Class: 'Adios, Chumps' Jun. 12, 2019

Jim Hightower

Congratulations on that nice pay raise you got last year, a 7% hike — wow! Seven percent might... Read More

Let's Re-fund America May. 08, 2019

Jim Hightower

The powerhouses of Wall Street have tunneled directly into the cloistered backrooms of Washington de... Read More

Want to Make Money? Work for the Government May. 08, 2019

Terence Jeffrey

Which class of full-time, year-round American workers has the highest median earnings? Is it the cla... Read More

Stealing the Tools Apr. 15, 2019

Marc Dion

When I was very young, maybe 40 years ago, I worked with a number of unreconstructed workingmen. The... Read More

Unwarranted: Elizabeth Warren's Flawed Idea Feb. 21, 2019

Mona Charen

Elizabeth Warren, one of the — what is it now, 211? — candidates for president, seems in... Read More

The Crisis of America's Upper Class Dec. 27, 2018

R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr.

WASHINGTON — It had to happen. The United States of America has been the most desirable piece ... Read More

Democrats, Listen to Bustos and Keep Pelosi Nov. 20, 2018

Froma Harrop

Nancy Pelosi will probably return as speaker of the House and should. A proven master at running the... Read More

Front-Porch Politics Oct. 17, 2018

Jim Hightower

If you despair that a mysterious plague of incurable political knuckleheadism has swept our country,... Read More

The Happy Candymaker Vs. the Conventional Wisdom Sep. 11, 2018

Salena Zito

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — Barb Myers began working with Express Employment Professionals, an Okl... Read More

The Camera Adds 10 Pounds of Tears Sep. 10, 2018

Marc Dion

I live in Fall River, Massachusetts, a city of 88,000 people invariably described in newspaper stori... Read More