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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ripped into GOP Sen. Mike Lee after he blocked the creation of Latino and women’s history museums during a dramatic Senate session

Sen. Mike Lee blocked two proposals that would establish new Smithsonian museums for American Latino and women’s history. Both bipartisan bills passed the House of Representatives earlier this year, but the Republican senator said Americans didn’t need “separate but equal” museums. Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez and GOP Sen. Susan Collins […]
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ripped into GOP Sen. Mike Lee after he blocked the creation of Latino and women’s history museums during a dramatic Senate session
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s tweet about workers being paid ‘less than the value they create’ is essentially a restatement of Marx’s Labour Theory of Value — here’s why that’s interesting

Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez tweeted, “Workers are often paid far less than the value they create.” That is essentially a restatement of Karl Marx’s “Labour Theory of Value.” The theory suggests that economies run into trouble when workers can’t afford to buy the products they are making. Investment bank analysts at Citi, […]
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s tweet about workers being paid ‘less than the value they create’ is essentially a restatement of Marx’s Labour Theory of Value — here’s why that’s interesting