Big Pharma Gets $28 Billion Tax Break in GOP Health Plan

by Will Rice - One of the few winners if this bill passes would be the nation's pharmaceutical industry. There will be a lot of losers ...

I Spent 14 Months in Jail Because I Couldn't Pay My Way Out

by Lavette Mayes and Matthew McLoughlin, Truthout | Op-Ed - This story is the eighth piece in the Truthout series, Severed Ties: The Human Toll of Prisons. This series dives ...

The Rise and Fall of ISIL Explained

Three years after Mosul takeover, here is a breakdown of ISIL's path from its very beginnings to its current decline. Pushed out from ...

Barack Obama Calls on Republicans to Oppose Senate Healthcare Bill

by Adam Peck - “I hope that our Senators step back and measure what’s really at stake.” Shortly after Republican leadership finally pulled back the curtain on the health ...

Ossoff Moved the Bar 19.6% Toward the Blue, Here are the Republican Seats Within That Range

by pollwatcher - Price won GA06 by 23.4%, Handel won by 3.8%.  Ossoff moved the bar 19.6% toward the blue. Sure it hurts, but keep ...

Trump’s Trade Rhetoric Was Key to His Campaign. Now it’s Totally Incoherent

by Casey Quinlan - Trump has walked back most of his comments on trade. Trump appears to be ready to take major steps toward safeguarding the American ...

GOP Cuts Critical Services to Pay for Wealthy Tax Cuts

by Frank Clemente - At a recent press conference at the U.S. Capitol, Marta Conner told reporters, “My daughter Caroline is alive because of Medicaid.” Caroline ...

The Swift, Shocking Collapse of Theresa May and the Tories

by m2c4  - It is hard to believe but it was just two months ago that Theresa May called a snap election in the ...

Big Pharma Gets $28 Billion Tax Break in GOP Health

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I Spent 14 Months in Jail Because I Couldn't Pay

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The Rise and Fall of ISIL Explained

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Barack Obama Calls on Republicans to Oppose Senate Healthcare Bill

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Ossoff Moved the Bar 19.6% Toward the Blue, Here are

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Trump’s Trade Rhetoric Was Key to His Campaign. Now it’s

Posted on Jun 226

GOP Cuts Critical Services to Pay for Wealthy Tax Cuts

Posted on Jun 227

The Swift, Shocking Collapse of Theresa May and the Tories

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This Day in History

On This Day, June 24, 1948 – Soviets Blockade West Berlin

One of the most dramatic standoffs in the history of the Cold War begins as the Soviet Union blocks all road and rail traffic to and from West Berlin. The blockade turned out to be a terrible diplomatic move by the Soviets, while the United States emerged from the confrontation with renewed purpose and confidence. Following World War II, Germany was divided into occupation zones. The United States, Great Britain, the Soviet Union, and, eventually, France, were given specific zones to occupy in which they were to accept the surrender of Nazi forces and restore order. The Soviet Union...

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Entertainment Blasts

Hollywood’s 100 Favorite Movie Quotes

What topped the list? THR asked its entertainment industry readers to vote on the most memorable quote from every movie ever made. Ranked in descending order are the lines that made the cut. Everybody has a favorite movie line, even movie moguls.

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Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Mistrial: Two Jurors Prevented Guilty Verdict

An anonymous juror told ABC News that after 52 hours of intense discussion and dissent, there were 10 jurors who believed Cosby was guilty on two of the three counts filed against him. A third count had a majority vote of 11 to one to acquit the veteran actor.

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