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Renting is your best bet
by tovarichpeter in #housing   190 comments, latest 4 years ago
http://www.latimes.com/busines It’s now cheaper to rent than own. Across a large swath of Southern California, owning a house has become less attractive financially in the wake of rapid home price...

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Inequality is a bitch
by tovarichpeter in #misc   170 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08
America's doctors are overpaid
by tovarichpeter in #misc   153 comments, latest 4 years ago
http://www.slate.com/articles/ American health care costs a lot because the prices Americans pay for health care services are very high. And hospitals charge those high prices for the same reason any...

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We are doomed without a wealth tax
by tovarichpeter in #misc   149 comments, latest 3 years ago
https://mail.google.com/mail/#

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Trump has already lied more than any other president
by tovarichpeter in #misc   140 comments, latest 6 months ago
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/0

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Core beliefs of economic right wingers
by tovarichpeter in #misc   138 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://www.organizedwealth.us/ The Right believes that anyone who does not succeed or prosper in the system lacks the necessary self-discipline, or was born with the wrong genes. There are no flaws...

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What caused the past, and current housing bubbles
by tovarichpeter in #housing   137 comments, latest 4 years ago
http://www.cepr.net/index.php/ Wallison wants to blame the bubble on government policy of promoting homeownership. There certainly has been a problem of a housing policy that is far too tilted toward homeownership,...
Tech workers want to leave Silicon Valley
by tovarichpeter in #misc   134 comments, latest 2 years ago
http://qz.com/627414/tech-work A growing number of engineers and tech workers from the San Francisco Bay Area are looking to leave Silicon Valley for burgeoning tech hubs such as Austin, Texas, and...

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83% of U.S. top science students are children of immigrants
by tovarichpeter in #misc   134 comments, latest 6 months ago
https://www.forbes.com/sites/s The author is a Forbes contributor. The opinions expressed are those of the writer. Loading ... Loading ...
Housing starts plummet
by tovarichpeter in #housing   125 comments, latest 4 years ago
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/ Reuters) - Ground-breaking for new U.S. homes plummeted more than expected in April from an almost five-year high, but applications to build new homes shows the housing sector could...

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$10 minimum wage will lift 5 million out of poverty
by tovarichpeter in #misc   121 comments, latest 4 years ago
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ Monday from University of Massachusetts-Amherst economist Arindrajit Dube finds. That would bring about 4.6 million people out of poverty directly and reduce the ranks of the nation's poor by...

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Save money. Don't buy vitamins
by tovarichpeter in #misc   120 comments, latest 4 years ago
http://www.theatlantic.com/hea Nutrition experts contend that all we need is what's typically found in a routine diet. Industry representatives, backed by a fascinating history, argue that foods don't contain enough, and...

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Most people not doing well in todays economy
by tovarichpeter in #misc   100 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://www.cepr.net/index.php/ Fed's new Survey of Consumer Finance. The item that many may find surprising is that median wealth was lower in 2013 than it was in 2010 is spite of...
A rising tide only lifts rich people's yachts
by tovarichpeter in #misc   95 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://www.salon.com/2014/10/0 For a long time, the right has argued that we shouldnt worry about inequality because the true concern is the reduction of poverty. Conservatives also maintained that higher levels...

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Bernie Sanders announces Medicare For All
by tovarichpeter in #misc   91 comments, latest 6 months ago
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ Affordable Care Act on Friday, leading figures in the progressive wing of the Democratic Party are rallying behind a single-payer health insurance and a raft of other bold reforms.
What Second Amendment Rights?
by tovarichpeter in #misc   89 comments, latest 5 years ago
http://www.newyorker.com/onlin

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The class war is widening on airplanes
by tovarichpeter in #misc   88 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://www.economist.com/news/ Miami and Paris, after one annexed the sliver of territory they shared by reclining his seat. It was one of three such incidents within a fortnight which led to...

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illegal immigrants pay billions in taxes
by tovarichpeter in #misc   88 comments, latest 7 months ago
http://www.eastbaytimes.com/20 In this file photo, participants in the “Day Without Immigrants,” hold the Mexican flag, while Mexica Yolotl, a traditional Aztec group of Mexico-Americans dancers and drummers from the Twin...

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Occupied people have a right to exist
by tovarichpeter in #misc   87 comments, latest 3 years ago
http://www.theguardian.com/com For the third time in five years, the worlds fourth largest military power has launched a full-scale armed onslaught on one of its most deprived and overcrowded territories. Since...

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Why we need a strong minimum wage - Graph
by tovarichpeter in #misc   86 comments, latest 4 years ago
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/
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