The “Undeserving Poor”

  Republican Senator Chuck Grassley recently defended his party’s unpopular tax reform bill by reviving the Victorian myth of “the undeserving poor.” He said the proposed tax changes would reward Americans who invest their money “as opposed to those┬áthat are just spending every penny they have, whether it’s on booze or women or movies.” You […]
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Protecting Oppressed White Men from a “Racist” Latina Woman

What would America do without warriors like Lindsey Graham and Chuck Grassley? Who would defend the nation’s oppressed white males from racist Latina women like Sonia Sotomayor? I know, I know. That’s an absurd way to look at Judge Sotomayor’s Senate confirmation hearings. Yet to listen to Republican senators yesterday, you might think historic roles […]
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