Tag: wealth inequality
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."
“Rigged economies are funnelling wealth to a rich elite who are riding out the pandemic in luxury, while those on the frontline of the pandemic... are struggling to pay the bills and put food on the table.”
“In every country that we looked at, inequality has gotten worse during the pandemic.”
“You have to be all sorts of twisted to think ‘making poor people more comfortable’ is a bad thing.”
“Major tax cuts for the rich since the 1980s have increased income inequality, with all the problems that brings, without any offsetting gains in economic performance.”