Tag Archives: income inequality

John Stossel’s social darwinism

This country has nothing to fear from the crooked man who fails. We put him in jail. It is the crooked man who succeeds who is a threat to this country.–TR John Stossel’s column “A lie, a myth and a … Continue reading

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Income Inequality

Income inequality is greater in the United States than in any other democracy in the developed world.–Jill Lepore In an article, Richer and Poorer, which appeared in the March 16, 2015 issue of The New Yorker, Jill Lepore discusses income … Continue reading

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Inequality for All

Inequality for All is a 2013 documentary film narrated by former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich. The movie explains that the 400 richest Americans now own more wealth than the bottom 150 million combined. Reich explores what effects this gap … Continue reading

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Reasons (not) To Vote Republican

The following has been circulating around the internet. The author has not been identified.   Thinking about voting republican in November 2014? If you want to attempt to repeal the ACA for the 52ND time, while wasting valuable time and money … Continue reading

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