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Middle Class Crashed After 2000 And Hasn’t Recovered. Economists Are Worried.
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Only half of earners today make more than their parents did.
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Elizabeth Warren Proposes 'Ultra-Millionaire Tax' As Part Of 2020 Bid
By Elana Schor, AP
The Massachusetts senator released her tax vision as the field gets more crowded for the Democratic presidential nomination.
Elites Gather In Davos To Rich-splain Poverty As The World Spirals Into Crisis
"The plutocrats who shattered the world order are gathering to make out in the mountains."
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America’s Housing Crisis Is A Ticking Time Bomb
A new report reveals rising rents and surging inequality — and it’s only going to get worse.
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The Billionaire Bonanza: 5 Things You Need To Know About The Inequality Gap
Spoiler alert: contains photos of rich white men.
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World's Wealthiest Billionaires Got Nearly $1 Trillion Richer In 2017: Bloomberg
That's trillion with a T.
Cards Against Humanity
ARTS & CULTURE
Cards Against Humanity Tackles Wealth Inequality, Sends Money To Poor
The card game company set out to help 100 people by giving them $1,000 each.
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The GOP Tax Plan Tells Us Everything About Who Matters In American Democracy
Your boss, not you.
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Donald Trump Jr.'s Bizarre Halloween 'Lesson' Backfires Spectacularly
That didn't go over well.
Globalism's Broken Promises: How the Financialization of the Economy Went Astray
Timothy J. Barnett
It is widely held that about one-third of humanity enjoys a satisfactory standard of living, materially speaking. Due to
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Donald Trump's Labor Nominee Sells His Mansion To Porn Mogul For $8 Million
It's another small reminder of the Trump Cabinet's wealth -- and the CEO-to-worker pay gap in America.
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Atlanta Falcons Owner Thinks Government Should Address Wealth Inequality
“One of the great strengths of this country is the diversity and is the inclusion."
The Global Search for Education: Coming Together
C. M. Rubin
Blogger and Author, "The Real Alice in Wonderland"
First and potentially most importantly, finding meaningful ways for students to express their identity and learn about their
Leadership: Global Trends to Navigate in 2017
Bjørn Kj. Haugland
Chief Sustainability Officer, DNV GL
Small is beautiful in economies where people matter. Local entrepreneurship is growing to foster more sustainable lifestyles
THE WORLD POST
How Islamic finance can help address global inequity
Chief Executive Officer, Islamic Relief Worldwide
Islamic Relief is supporting efforts to improve the global regulatory environment, with the aim of achieving wider uptake
Is Trump A Populist Or A Plutocrat?
William S. Becker
Energy & Climate Policy Expert
Writing about plutocracy in America, history professor and author Ronald Formisano concludes, "The growing gap between the
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Huge Asian-American Wealth Gap Pretty Much Invalidates 'Model Minority' Concept
The wealth gap among Asian-Americans is larger than that among whites.
What The Candidates Need To Know About Blacks And Money
Financial Expert, Journalist, Author
The next time you hear someone collectively ask the black community "What do you have to lose?" please tell that person the answer: $1.2 trillion.
The Presidential Paradox: Winning In 2016 Means Losing In 2020
Timothy J. Barnett
Whichever party wins the White House in 2016 could find itself unable to make good on its vision and promises, reaping a whirlwind of difficulties instead.
The Trump Bible
J. H. McKenna, Ph.D.
Senior Lecture, History of Religious Ideas, U of CA Irvine
Because the wealthy are despoiled, because the wealthy groan, I will rise up and place them in the safety for which they
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