Bosses Gone Berserk

Bosses Gone Berserk

The sky is falling! The End Times are upon us! It’s all over for America! And it’s all because of you working-class voters. That’s the wretched wail of a few corporate chieftains who claim to be somewhere between flummoxed and furious that Barack...
Latinos’ One-Sided Love Affair with Obama

Latinos’ One-Sided Love Affair with Obama

Clearly, we Latinos love President Barack Obama. He garnered nearly three-fourths of our vote. In battleground states like Nevada, Florida, and Colorado , we helped catapult the incumbent president to victory. Unlike African Americans, Latinos didn’t always back...
Voting Can Be Good for Your Health

Voting Can Be Good for Your Health

I always had a sensitive stomach growing up. Until I got to college, I never imagined it would cost me tens of thousands of dollars per year. My first semester at the University of California, Berkeley should have revolved around making new friends and experiencing...
The Return on Those Bad Bets on Romney

The Return on Those Bad Bets on Romney

Our billionaires suddenly appear bumbling after their Election Day losses. We’ll never know exactly how much America’s rich pumped into the 2012 campaigns. Hundreds of millions in “dark money” — contributions laundered through groups like...
The Biggest Loser in Politics

The Biggest Loser in Politics

You know it’s a good election night when Karl Rove throws a hissy fit on national television. It came just after 11pm, when the man known as George W. Bush’s “architect” heard a TV network declare Obama the winner in Ohio. This wasn’t...