Archive for July 25th, 2022

July 25th, 2022 - 7:26 pm § in America, Democrats, Politics

USA politics circa 2022

Salon sizes things up thusly: “The summer of 2022 is hot and furious. We are dealing with a world literally on fire due to climate change. We are dealing with a world metaphorically on fire with a continuing war in Ukraine. We are dealing with monkeypox, a continuing pandemic, haters, baite[...]

July 25th, 2022 - 3:21 pm § in Politics

Texas political ad goes viral

This ad has gone viral, with over 2.7 million views, but it probably doesn’t bother Gov. Abbott, who’s heavily favored in polls. The real problem isn’t Abbott, it’s Texas voters. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

July 25th, 2022 - 12:37 pm § in Business, Law and Courts

Feds sue chicken industry on behalf of farmers and plant workers

The farmers who raise chickens and the workers who process them are among America’s poorest workers. They’re kept poor by the greedy companies that buy chickens, pluck and package them, and sell them to grocers. These companies, government trustbusters allege, illegally conspired togethe[...]