Tag: wealth inequality
The Fed’s low-interest-rate policies have stabilized the economy and turbocharged the stock market. But those who don’t own lots of stocks haven’t benefited anywhere near as much as those who do.
U.S. billionaire pandemic profit balloons to $4.56 trillion, a 55 percent increase.
"We need to take dramatic steps to address wealth inequality in this country and discouraging massive executive payouts is a good place to start."
Recognizing that enslaved men, women and children built many of the cities, rail lines and ports that fuel the American economy is a necessary part of any such accounting.
"This is why we need the fair-share taxes program Joe Biden ran on, won on, and is now ready to pursue."