Sarah Jaffe for Truthout: Members of a response network that deploys nurses to disaster zones report from Houston.
Trump's cynical distortion of the anthem protests to feed his racist base gets us back to the real subject. This brouhaha, of course, is all about race.
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Institute for Policy Studies Associate Fellow Sam Pizzigati co-edits Inequality.org. His most recent book is The Rich Don't Always Win: The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900-1970.