(2 comments) SHARE Thursday, July 11, 2013 Inequality and the Rich
The top 0.5% of Americans are about 1.5 million people. And by definition they're the 1.5 million richest and most powerful people in the country.
(10 comments) SHARE Wednesday, February 27, 2013 Britain Comes Clean on Slave Fortunes
British government funded research is unveiling which of today's British fortunes are directly tied to slave ownership. America should follow suit.
(1 comments) SHARE Tuesday, January 1, 2013 Who Won in the Fiscal Cliff Deal?
Who won in the fiscal cliff deal? The lawyers, the doctors, the dentists, the middle managers, the advertising executives, the whole MBA crowd.
(13 comments) SHARE Sunday, December 30, 2012 Government Keeps Us Rich
Do we need more free markets and more privatization? Economists say yes. History says no.
(68 comments) SHARE Thursday, December 27, 2012 There Is no American Left
Why are the only two choices in US politics--the responsible center-right and the barbarian nationalist extreme? It wasn't always this way.