Daily Archives: February 28, 2019

Historian says billionaires should stop talking philanthropy, start talking taxes

CBS News
Published on Jan 30, 2019

Historian and author Rutger Bregman made waves at the World Economic Forum in Davos when he told billionaires in attendance that large marginal tax rates, like those suggested by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), are better for the public good than philanthropy. Bregman joined CBSN to discuss how tax policy could be used to reduce inequality.

Could Climate Change Destroy the World Faster than We Thought?

Thom Hartmann Program
Published on Feb 28, 2019

Are climate change and global warming predictions moving faster to destroy the world than was first thought? Changes are happening faster than predicted even 10 years ago and at the upper end of the range on sea ice melting. There are more extremes on weather patterns, due to what is happening in the Arctic. Dr. Michael Mann joined Thom to explain the latest on climate change and if we take no action, that the climate will continue to worsen.

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Specter of Fascism: Cohen Says Trump Won’t Leave Peacefully in 2020

The Real News NetworkPublished on Feb 27, 2019

Hearings reveal deepening systemic corruption, further degeneration of GOP, progressive members standout in questioning – Jacqueline Lukman, Henry Giroux and Carmen Russell-Sluchansky join Paul Jay

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We’ll Always Have Paris: Filling the Leadership Void Caused by Federal Inaction on Climate Change

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