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Tell Me Again How There’s No Pay Gap

by Kate Harveston Recently, Catt Sadler of E! Entertainment announced she would be leaving the position after 12 years. The reason? E! Entertainment paid her half of what her E! News co-host Jason Kennedy was earning. Despite negotiations, she was unable to earn higher, despite shooting seven shows …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Republican Tax Plan Will Literally Kill People

by Kate Harveston In these days of political turmoil and intensifying partisan divide, it’s difficult to keep track of the facts. Corporate-owned media outlets on both ends of the political spectrum market their material as unbiased and factual, all while distorting reality for the sake of profit. …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Return of the Blue Dog Democrat

As the Democratic Party shifts further away from the center, an emerging narrative is that this might not be the best idea for recapturing the more conservative parts of America from a Republican Party that has become dangerously unstable:Enter a group called New Democracy, a combination think tank …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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This Chart Shows How Reaganomics Has Destroyed The Middle Class

It has been said by any number of pundits over the past few years that Ronald Reagan could not win the presidential nomination of the current Republican party. But even though the man himself may be considered a dangerous liberal by members of the “Freedom Caucus” and other far-right GOP factions, …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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Happy Birthday America! Now it’s Time to Grow The F*ck Up

I know you are but what am I? It’s a classic come back for kids who want to turn the table on name callers, or who just don’t have anything better to say. And for kids, it often works! When grown adults lean on similar rhetorical devices to redirect, however, it’s not funny or cute. […]

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