|February 19, 2015||Posted by Staff under Activism|
Some of the bigger names in progressive politics are gathering to promote a more just distribution.
|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 14, 2015||Posted by Staff under Politics, War / Peace|
Why aren’t organizations like Nusra, al-Qaeda, and ISIS attacking Israel? Has Israel allied with Saudi Arabia and the oil-rich Gulf states funding and directing the terrorists?
|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 4, 2015||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Giant jellyfish swarm into the Sea of Japan in recent years, closely correlated to China’s economic development and pollutions.
|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 30, 2015||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Politics|
Companies have continued to receive billions of taxpayer dollars, despite their long records of violating workplace laws.
|January 29, 2015||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
The US’s Bureau of Land Management and Office of Natural Resources Revenue fail to collect all royalties owed, effectively padding corporate profit.
|January 27, 2015||Posted by Staff under Corruption|
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani, probably at great political risk, went public with the need to curb the greed of powerful insiders.
|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 18, 2015||Posted by Staff under Health|
Having specialists in town appeared to make matters worse for patients — the exact opposite of the hypothesis the researchers set out to examine.