America has always been great for the richest 1%, and it's rapidly becoming greater. Confirmation comes from recent work by Thomas Piketty, Emmanuel Saez, and Gabriel Zucman; and from the 2015-2016 Credit Suisse Global Wealth Databooks (GWD). The data relevant to this report...
Welcome to Donald Trump’s America. This woman felt entitled to sit on the car of complete strangers, shout angry (if slurred) profanities at them, demand to see their licenses, and pull a citizen’s arrest on them. Their crime? Being brown in...

Is Anybody Home at HUD?

A long-harbored conservative dream — the “dismantling of the administrative state” — is taking place under Secretary Ben Carson. In mid-May, Steve Preston, who served as the secretary of housing and urban development in the final two years of the...
So-called “alt-right” organizers behind a series of pro-Trump “America First” rallies around the country have called off their events, citing overwhelming resistance from counter-protesters. https://twitter.com/joncoopertweets/status/899804486268485632?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Freverepress.com%2Fnews%2Fbostons-huge-protest-neo-nazis-cancel-rallies-36-states%2F After thousands of counter-protesters showed up to oppose the Boston Free Speech Rally — the first...
Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller refused to attend Monday’s Board of Supervisors meeting in Arizona after she was caught declaring her “white pride” on Facebook after the Charlottesville, Virginia violence. Miller sent an email to county officials at 6:13 a.m....
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks during a Good Jobs Nation rally on Monument Circle in Indianapolis on Monday, August 21, 2017. Michelle Pemberton/IndyStar Sen. Bernie Sanders called on Indianapolis Monday to hold President Donald Trump accountable for not keeping his...
A construction worker who decided to fly the Confederate flag at his work site for “shits and giggles'” is now out of a job, reports the CBC. On Monday, CBC reporter Adam Carter caught Keith Lipiec flying the controversial flag...
Fran Marion and Bridget Hughes are leading voices in Stand Up Kansas City, part of the Fight for $15 movement that aims raise the minimum wage across the US Once a customer has barked their order into the microphone at...
President Donald Trump on Monday disobeyed pleas from his aides and stared directly into a solar eclipse without wearing any protective glasses. As the Wall Street Journal’s Ted Mann reports, Trump removed his glasses and stared directly at the sun even...
Allen Armentrout of Pensacola, Florida was kicked out of school after he wore a Confederate uniform to Charlottesville, Virginia. Video footage revealed Armentrout dressed in the uniform, carrying a Confederate flag and saluting a statue of Robert E. Lee, according...