<a href="http://billmoyers.com/story/why-we-must-try/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Great piece from Robert Reich over on BillMoyers</a>, where he sees the following as the 'general consensus' and why that is wrong.

We shouldn’t try for a single-payer system
We shouldn’t try for a $15 an hour minimum wage
We shouldn’t try to restore the Glass-Steagall Act
We shouldn’t try for free public higher education
We shouldn’t try to tax carbon or speculative trades on Wall Street
We shouldn’t try to get big money out of politics

[ Source : Bill Moyers ]

Most importantly is the core message. Just like everything that is important to you in your life. Never, ever, give up. 

Remember in 2008 …  Continue reading

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At a time many Republican candidates are focusing on what people do in their bedrooms, America is experiencing a far more significant crisis in public morality.

Click through to read this whole piece, it is essential reading if you want to start to understand why ‘we’ are in the quagmire – and why there is such reaction against  ‘the haves’.

[ Source : Robert Reich via Bill Moyers :
A Crisis of Public Morality, Not Private Morality ]