Posts Tagged by Income Inequality
|March 11, 2015||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
Well-wishers have touted education as a panacea for a long time but the numbers don’t bear them out. So if not knowledge, what does grow income?
|February 25, 2015||Posted by Tine Vanhee under Good Press|
While three more voices praise rendering unto Caesar the values that society generates, one nation adds a tax on a common type of sale — dumb idea.
|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 3, 2015||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
When lobbyists win more military spending and I have to pay those taxes, that enriches a few and does me harm.
|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.
|November 9, 2014||Posted by Fred E. Foldvary, PhD under Editorials|
Let’s all earn what we get and keep what we earn, including our share of the values society as a whole generates.
|October 18, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
The richest guy on earth is smart and claims to oppose inequality but wants to tax downstream, not upstream. A dumb idea?
|October 11, 2014||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
You think you’re living in the present? Actually, in many ways you’re reliving the past of centuries ago wealth-gap-wise.
|August 12, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
While rich insiders get bailouts and tax breaks the shrinking middle class get little for their taxes and the poor get only crumbs.
|August 7, 2014||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
1% of US earners averaged $1.3 million in 2012; the top .01% averaged $30.8 million that year. Lucky them, unlucky economy.
|July 21, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Kinsley wrote intelligently for the LA Times and Slate and New Republic and hosted Crossfire.
|May 22, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Thomas Piketty is all the rage now but still has a long way to go before he can touch the impact of 19th c. hero Henry George.
|April 26, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Major newspapers in the UK, medium media in Australia, and smaller sources in the US all come out in favor of a good idea.
|April 23, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
The UK’s biggest activist charity drills down to root causes and root solutions of economic injustice and suffering.
|April 10, 2014||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
CEOs can openly steal from their companies because it’s legal and they’ve gotten away with it for so long. Enough already?