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Politics
Some hedge funds and lawyers are going to be paying Uncle Sam a little bit more.
Politics
By continuing to cater to the rich who don't want to impose reasonable regulations on Wall Street, Republicans continue to propel the injustices of the past. The corruption and the fraud that made the rich richer and collapsed our economy continues to be unrestrained.
Politics
The rise of the U.S. was very much tied to innovation and creation. This conservative propensity of arguing for antiquated occupations to save menial jobs instead of embracing the sort of change that made the U.S. the world power it is today is dangerous.
Videos
Economist and author Thomas Piketty breaks down his latest opus on inequality, 'Capital In The 21st Century.'
Politics
Piketty's prescription for controlling future inequality is a global tax on capital, which would hit the super rich the hardest
Videos
Economist and author Thomas Piketty sits down with HuffPost DC Bureau Chief Ryan Grim and 'The Other 98%' Communications Director Alexis Goldstein to break down his latest opus on inequality, 'Capital In The 21st Century.'
Videos
Economist and author Thomas Piketty sits down with HuffPost DC Bureau Chief Ryan Grim and 'The Other 98%' Communications Director Alexis Goldstein to break down his latest opus on inequality, 'Capital In The 21st Century.'
Business
Lately, the public mood has gone the opposite way. Simply put, we are told that we will all do better when most of us do worse.