Political organizing is tough work … until it isn't. Until a movement that dwarfs anything ever seen in human history rises and sweeps through the entire population.
That’s basically what I would expect rich people to do if the amendment passes. They’ll play games that allow them to report as little income as possible.
In other words, mass transit advocates should not start the current fight with a weak political proposal like trying to give low-income T riders lower fares and exposing a lot of other better off.
A number of Native American nations were for all intents and purposes destroyed—at least as political entities. The rest were assimilated or marginalized.
News Corp succeeds in pulling public discourse far to the right in the absence of major outlets willing to confront them when it matters most.
Cash bail a debtors’ prison in the Commonwealth