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Class War

  1. higher education
    What Is a University Without Liberal Arts?Proposed cuts at West Virginia University may portend a dark future for higher education everywhere.
  2. labor
    Who’s Afraid of Julie Su?Biden’s nominee for secretary of Labor has powerful enemies.
  3. class war
    The Biden Agenda Could Reverse the Democrats’ Losses With Working-Class VotersVoters say Biden’s stimulus helps workers, not the wealthy. If they start saying the same about Biden himself, the GOP could be in trouble.
  4. hypocrisy
    Rules for Thee, But Not for MeLiberal politicians are flouting lockdown restrictions. Class helps explain why.
  5. covid-19
    The Coronavirus Puts the Class War Into Stark ReliefAnyone can get sick, but some people have more at stake than others.
  6. vision 2020
    Elizabeth Warren to Propose Spreading the Wealth AroundA 70 percent tax on incomes over $10 million isn’t cool. You know what’s cool? A 2 percent tax on the wealth of the super-rich.
  7. Trump Tax Plan Would Be Bad for Those Who Don’t Own Yachts, Study Basically SaysOne version of Trump’s (vague) plan would deliver 76 percent of its benefits to the top one percent — while raising taxes on some in the middle class.
  8. Trump Mulls Cutting Billions From Public Housing to Fund Larger MilitaryThe proposed budget would slash all funding for community development and drastically reduce rental assistance to the poor.
  9. the national interest
    Will Barack Obama’s Democratic Party Wage Bernie Sanders’s Class War?An ideological gulf inside a party trying to unify.
  10. 15 Tweets That Will Make You Hate DavosPondering global inequality while sipping Champagne. 
  11. Candidate UberBy hiring David Plouffe, Uber is picking up liberal campaign muscle for a liberal political fight. 
  12. white men with money
    Ken Langone Becomes Latest Billionaire Victim of Hitler’s Nazi TacticsTom Perkins got through to at least one ally.
  13. bill de blasio’s new york
    Mayor De Blasio Visited the Snow-Torn Upper East Side to See the Carnage HimselfPreventing all-out class war, he admitted “more could have been done” for the neighborhood.
  14. cable news
    Talk Box: O’Reilly ‘Stokes’ Class War and Ed Schultz Calls Obama a TurncoatCable news took a trip to Bizarro World last night.