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The billionaire backlash to the wealth tax isn’t about money — it’s about power. And our democracy lies in the balance.
"It is no longer possible to choose democracy without also choosing to tax concentrated wealth," says author David Goldstein.
The billionaire investor made the purchase on a whim "to make sure someone didn't do something crazy with it," he told The New York Times.
New York just embraced a revolutionary voting system that if widely adopted would change American politics forever
Under a ranked-choice system, voters can rank up to five candidates in order of preference if no single candidate wins an outright majority.
Twitter’s ban on political ads is a ‘bold statement’ and ratchets up the pressure on Facebook amid harsh criticism over its toleranc...
The change won't cost Twitter very much, but it saves them a lot of future headaches and puts pressure on its competitors, Facebook and Google.
China accuses US of ‘political plot’ to thwart its development after House okays Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act
The legislation paves the way for sanctions against individuals deemed responsible for actions to undermine Hong Kong’s autonomy.
"We'd rather die in the fight than slowly suffocate to death after we lose the fight," one protester told Business Insider.
"President Trump, please liberate Hong Kong," one of theirs banners read.
A weekend of violent clashes between protestors and police in Tsuen Wan and Kwun Tong ended with drawn guns amid pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong police deployed water cannons for the first time after protests over surveillance turned violent
Hong Kong pro-democracy protests broke a nearly two-week peaceful streak between police and protestors in a fight of tear gas and makeshift weaponry.
Hong Kong protests descended into violence over surveillance concerns on the movement’s 12th weekend
Hundreds of protesters shut down streets and wielded slingshots, iron bars, and bricks in the fight with police over state surveillance concerns.