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The American System

Jul 2021

July 12, 2021

July 13, 2021
Rep. Boebert declares GOP's open war against all federal "benefits" and "welfare". Appearing at Dallas CPAC, Boebert delivers a chilling pledge to dismantle the US social safety net. Republicans eagerly embrace this third rail of American politics.
Boebert's business reportedly got $233k from feds last year, but she now wants to shred Social Security pensions, jobless payments, stimulus checks, food stamps, and more; Key test will be insolvency of Medicare expected in 2024, requiring new taxes on Wall Street -- so don't let GOP austerity ghouls take Congress.
Biden Executive Order on anti-trust is a landmark break with neoliberal globaloney; Read what's in it!
Breaking: Texas Democrats head for Washington to outflank voter suppression bills in Austin; Move is reminiscent of Aventine secession of 1924 in Rome, a walkout protesting Mussolini's fascist dictatorship.