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  • 'Tis the Season to Be Frightened

    Ebola, Dengue fever, West Nile virus ... Republican ideology created some of these threats in the first place, or managed to make others worse. The climate crisis, which Republicans dismiss en masse, is a key ingredient in all of them.

  • The 0.01 Percent's "I Reap All" Accounts

    At least 9,000 wealthy Americans have amassed $5 million-plus sized IRAs. Multimillionaires and billionaires are shielding vast fortunes from taxation with monstrously huge IRAs.

Jason Hurd

Jason Hurd

Jason Hurd is a former Army combat medic and an Iraq War veteran from Kingsport, Tennessee. He organizes with Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW), a national post-9/11 veterans' organization fighting to end American militarism. Hurd focuses on strategic planning and leadership development, emphasizing broad-based coalition building across lines of color, class, gender and sexuality. For more information, visit www.ivaw.org.

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Jason Hurd

Jason Hurd

Jason Hurd is a former Army combat medic and an Iraq War veteran from Kingsport, Tennessee. He organizes with Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW), a national post-9/11 veterans' organization fighting to end American militarism. Hurd focuses on strategic planning and leadership development, emphasizing broad-based coalition building across lines of color, class, gender and sexuality. For more information, visit www.ivaw.org.

Other articles by this author