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‘Fraud Squad’? US Congress has more socialists than ever but some leftists don’t think AOC & Co. fit the bill

While the Democratic Socialists of America celebrated a historic number of their movement’s members entering Congress, critics argued that these Democratic Party progressives had no claim to the ‘socialist’ label. The 117th Congress includes four members of Democratic Socialists of America (DSA). Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-New York) and Rashida Tlaib (D-Michigan) have been joined in…

Pandemic enriches some businesses and takes a sledgehammer to others

It was a year in business unlike any other. Every single sector of the economy was affected by the global COVID-19 pandemic. Jobs were lost, businesses closed forever, and some sectors saw changes that would have otherwise taken a decade. Some companies, on the other hand, saw massive gains. Here’s a look at some of…