johntmay

Member of the forgotten working class.

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Charlie Baker vetoes legislative pay raises.

A point of clarification: this bill doesn't (and constitutionally can't) change the base pay of legislators, which remains in the $60K vicinity. What it does is dramatically increase bonuses to legislators in "leadership" positions, thereby increasing the gap between those legislators and the rank and file. - promoted by david


Manufacturing an Illusion



No More “Middle Class”

Interesting hypothesis. - promoted by david


The Women’s March

The name of the march has generated some controversy. But it's quite clear that everyone is invited. From the event's website: "Q: I’m not a woman, am I invited? A: Yes, the Women’s March on Washington (WMW) is for any person, regardless of gender or gender identity, who believes women’s rights are human rights." - promoted by david


The Affluenza President.



White Non-College Educated



Does Donald Read Blue Mass Group? If he does, I have a question for him.



Heroin

A mind-boggling epidemic; the number of heroin+prescription opioid deaths was around 30,000 in 2014; about the number of AIDS deaths in the late 80s. - promoted by charley-on-the-mta


Fuel for the Holidays

A little sand in the gears of certainty. - promoted by charley-on-the-mta


Mnuchin, The Swamp Creature…..