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Switzerland Has A Radical Idea For Solving Poverty

May 24, 2016

Switzerland Will Vote Next Month On Paying Salaries To Every One Of Their Citizens Switzerland — that country where every bad guy in every movie ever has secret bank accounts — will vote next month on something some Americans will…

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The Story Of Seattle CEO Dan Price Is Threatening To The Right, And Here’s Why

August 5, 2015

Back in April of this year, Dan Price, the CEO of Seattle-based credit card processing company Gravity Payments, announced to the world that he was reducing his own salary of $1 million per year so that all of the 120…

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Is Obama Giving You A Huge Raise? Find Out (VIDEO)

July 7, 2015

In 2004, the Bush Administration changed a labor rule about overtime pay. Under Labor Secretary Elaine Chao, who happens to be married to current Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the Bush White House summarily overturned decades of precedent. They…

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Taylor Swift Shames Apple, Wins Streaming Victory For Artists Everywhere (VIDEO)

June 22, 2015

Taylor Swift might be a Republican and, with a net worth of $200 million, she’s definitely a one-percenter. But she also turns out to have a heart. On Sunday, Swift used her massive clout on behalf of her fellow songwriters and recording artists to…

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Taylor Swift To Apple: Bite Me (VIDEO)

June 21, 2015

Apple’s launching their new music streaming service on June 30, and Taylor Swift’s got something to say to them: Bite me. Well, okay, she didn’t say it quite like that…But Swift still wrote Apple a pretty strong letter on her Tumblr page and…

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