Stephano Medina
Stephano Medina
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Read the Leaked Documents That Walmart Doesn't Want You to See

The big-box retailer will do almost anything to keep its associates from joining a union.

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11 Loopholes the World's Biggest Corporations Use to Skirt the Rule of Law

If corporations are in fact people, then they're kind of pricks.
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13 Senate Races That Are About To Heat Up

With the deck stacked against them, Senate Democrats will have to measure success not by seats gained, but by seats defended.
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This Chart Explains Why the Minimum Wage Should Be Raised Immediately

Minimum wage workers are paid $2 less per hour today than they were 40 years ago. Fixing that would raise 60% of Americans out of poverty.
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11 Common — AND LEGAL — Activities Unhealthier Than Smoking Weed

If marijauna is illegal because of health concerns, then a whole bunch of other stuff should be too.
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This Chart Shows Exactly Why We Never Got Gun Control After Sandy Hook

In a sentence, we were outspent — badly. Isn't it nice living in a democracy?

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Eric Holder Impeachment: House Republicans Claim AG Violated Federal Law

Instead of a productive conversation about potential Justice Department mistakes, we're going to get this.
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Obama Approval Rating: Very Low — But He Still Beats the GOP

October was bad. How bad? New numbers show America is fed up with just about everybody.
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CGI Federal: Here's Why Healthcare.gov is So Screwed Up

Healthcare.gov is proof we need to change the way federal contracting works.
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Ted Cruz is Destroying the Republican Party

The Republican Party let Ted Cruz and the Tea Party rant them into a corner. Will they fight back?

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Missouri Just Came Within One Vote of Re-Fighting the Civil War

In a near boon for Civil War reenactors, the Missouri state legislature fell one vote short of nullifying federal gun restrictions and criminalizing anybody who tries to enforce them.
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What is the G20? A Big Mess, That's What

The G20 is supposed to be about international economic policy. But instead, it's become a front for the world's top 20 economies argue about the latest worldwide fiascos.
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Atheists to Churches: Stop Talking Politics, Or Start Paying Your Taxes

The IRS does not know how to deal with "pulpit politics." They need to figure it out.

Why We Should Have Supported Mohamed Morsi All Along

Choosing sides in Egypt's coup is forcing liberalism to choose what it care about: messy democracy or "benign" dictatorship. But if we choose the military, there is no future for democracy.
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Obamacare Repeal Won't Happen, But the GOP Will Hold America Hostage Over It Anyway

House GOP leadership will use the debt ceiling in November to ostensibly force concessions on Obamacare, but the real goal is placating voice within their own party.

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Justice Department Finally Gets Around to Suing Bank Of America For Helping Wreck the Economy

The Justice Department alleges that BoA intentionally sold $850 million in toxic securities, all the while suppressing any information about their true nature. Where have they been since 2008?
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Voting Rights Act: Holder Goes Back On Offense Against Texas

Local governments with discrimanotry histores no longer have to go to the federal government for approval to their election laws, so the feds are going to them.
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News Agencies Begin Ignoring Climate Change, Because America Doesn't Care

Reuters and others are decreasing their coverage of climate change, as polls show the issue growing increasingly unimportant to Americans.
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Bob McDonnell Got Away with Corruption By Legalizing It

The Virginia governor failed to disclose hundreds of thousands of dollars in "gifts" from a local CEO. The funny thing is, he didn't really have to.