As percentage of wealth, billionaire taxes have fallen 79% since 1980.
“Our broken economies are lining the pockets of billionaires and big business at the expense of ordinary men and women. No wonder people are starting to question whether billionaires should even exist.”
"Here's the thing: the way the system is set up, we're headed for another decade of this."
The fight happening now for the Democratic presidential nomination largely amounts to class warfare.
If Trump is not made stand-in for heartless Robber Barons, progressives will have squandered our greatest opportunity to name this era: Trump’s Age of Corruption.
The rich determine which bitter pill to shove down the throats of the 99 percent.
Meanwhile, 18.5 million Americans live in extreme poverty and "5.3 million live in Third World conditions of absolute poverty."