Utilities Took $1.25 Billion in Pandemic Aid Then Shut Off Power to Households Nearly 1 Million Times: Report

“These companies took bailout dollars from taxpayers and turned around to lobby against shutoff moratoria proven to save lives.” Over a dozen leading U.S. utility companies took more than a billion dollars of publicly-funded pandemic bailout money while pulling the plug on power to vulnerable households nearly a million times, according to a new report outContinue reading “Utilities Took $1.25 Billion in Pandemic Aid Then Shut Off Power to Households Nearly 1 Million Times: Report”

Terrorism, War, and Bush 43: Crash Course US History #46

In which John Green teaches you about the tumultuous 2000’s in the United States of America, mainly the 2000’s that coincide with the presidency of George W Bush. From the controversial election in 2000, to the events of 9/11 and Bush’s prosecution of the War on Terror, the George W. Bush presidency was an eventfulContinue reading “Terrorism, War, and Bush 43: Crash Course US History #46”

How Greece Elected Nazis | Decade of Hate – VICE

In the past decade, Greece elected neo-Nazis to parliament. This really wasn’t a great look for the birthplace of democracy, and pretty quickly the Greek people soured towards the street-gang-turned-political-party Golden Dawn. But not before its members had unleashed a wave of terror and brutal violence on the streets. In this episode of Decade ofContinue reading “How Greece Elected Nazis | Decade of Hate – VICE”

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