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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.

Joan Baxter

Joan Baxter

Joan Baxter is an investigative journalist, international development researcher and award-winning author with more than 25 years of living and working in Africa. She is a Senior Fellow at the Oakland Institute, for which she undertook in-depth studies of large-scale land acquisition in Mali and Sierra Leone.

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Joan Baxter

Joan Baxter

Joan Baxter is an investigative journalist, international development researcher and award-winning author with more than 25 years of living and working in Africa. She is a Senior Fellow at the Oakland Institute, for which she undertook in-depth studies of large-scale land acquisition in Mali and Sierra Leone.

Other articles by this author