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Our billionaire problem

In theory, I have nothing against billionaires. I believe in capitalism — highly regulated and appropriately taxed. There is nothing inherently wrong with the lawful accumulation of wealth. But the[…]

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Migrants do needed work

Hundreds, if not thousands, of undocumented workers have flowed into storm-wrecked southwest Florida following Hurricane Ian, according to published reports, but Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis, an ambitious Trumpist, has not rushed to[…]

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Walker could win. Unbelievable.

Walker is a lying, hypocritical know-nothing with a history of violence against women. The race for a Georgia Senate seat, a contest between Democratic incumbent RaphaelWarnock and Republican challenger Herschel[…]

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