Category: Inequality / Concentration
|March 10, 2015||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt, Taxes|
A new poll shows most Americans eager to tax the rich. A new study shows American taxpayers gift the corporations trillions. What’s wrong with that picture?
|February 23, 2015||Posted by Staff under High Cost of Land, Inequality / Concentration|
From where do the corrupt businessmen get their money? And why do millennials expect all their income to come only from a job, not their region’s land?
|February 16, 2015||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
Should people get paid to get out of the way, to quit a place they’ve put themselves in just to get paid to let others make progress or produce something useful?
|February 11, 2015||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration, Politics|
Inequality is bad enough to anger enough voters that even Republican presidential candidates have to talk about it.
|February 10, 2015||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
Poor people in a Canadian town did not have to jump through a lot of hoops to get a monthly check for years and pulled themselves up.
|February 9, 2015||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
Greece’s new prime minister has until the end of the month to reach a deal on the country’s debt. But when has government not printed money to avoid reform?
|February 1, 2015||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration, Taxes|
Middle- and low-income Americans pay far higher state and local taxes than do the wealthy, according to ITEP.
|January 19, 2015||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Holidays, Inequality / Concentration|
Just before he was assassinated, King called for justice in the economy, too, not just in race relations. If only he had as much impact there!
|January 12, 2015||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
After Google dropped out and R. R. Bowker dropped out, Amazon was the last man standing. Their flag now lies over .book.
|January 9, 2015||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
It’s like the old joke of the operation was successful but the patient died. The economy recovered but more people are poor.
|December 11, 2014||Posted by Staff under Featured, Inequality / Concentration, News, Taxes|
NEW YORK — Shifting the address of his Liberty Global Inc. from Colorado to London last year didn’t just put billionaire John C. Malone in a position to reduce his company’s tax bill. He also took precautions to avoid the […]
|November 8, 2014||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
The write off per student at a prestige school — most of whom move on to Wall St — is greater than the subsidy per student to a state college.
|October 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
We all work hard, save diligently, and own a parcel under a home. But how can some own big chunks of the entire planet?