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Robert Reich: The Wealthy Have Pulled America Back to the 19th Century
Business  (tags: wealth, economic injustice, income inequality, plutocracy, Wall Street, 1% )

Freya
- 42 days ago - alternet.org
Wall Street and enormously rich individuals have gained political power to organize the market in ways that leave most Americans behind.
Joseph Stiglitz on Why the Rich Are Getting Richer and Why It Could Get Much Worse
Business  (tags: wealth, economic injustice, income inequality, rich getting richer, greed )

Freya
- 95 days ago - alternet.org
Through corporate consolidation and even gentrification, the elite are syphoning up all the world's wealth for themselves.
America's Obscenely Rich Know Full Well That They Are Destroying America
Business  (tags: wealth, super-rich, 1%, economy, education )

Freya
- 104 days ago - alternet.org
Last Friday, as New Republic writers and contributing editors wrenched themselves out of the whirling, digital vortex into which their employer and Facebook fantasist Chris Hughes is plunging the magazine, I witnessed another wrenching departure, at one
Even the Rich Are Admitting That Inequality Is Bad for Business
Business  (tags: world, money, rich, inequality, business, hungry, sick, homeless, opportunity, wealth, power )

Darren
- 208 days ago - time.com
As the Gilded Age has been peaking, a number of the rich and their foundations have been helping the hungry, the sick, the homeless, the battered, the less educated and veterans in need of opportunity.
The Next Billionaires in Numbers
Business  (tags: Wealth, Mega-Wealthy, Billionaires )

Ray
- 288 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The extremely wealthy are growing in numbers and entire industries are being created to cater to their desires but where are the individuals who are amassing vast fortunes based and what do we know about them?
Millionaires Survey: Go Ahead, Tax Us More!
Business  (tags: millionaires, taxes, wealth )

Freya
- 324 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
In the heated debate over inequality, the wealthy are usually portrayed as the cause rather than the solution.
The National Consensus to End Wealth Inequality Builds
Business  (tags: wealth, economics, economic inequality, capitalism )

Freya
- 369 days ago - alternet.org
As more people recognize the unfair economy created by big finance capitalism, they are pushing forward with alternatives.
Jerk Alert! Wealthy CEO Tells 99 Percenters: Stop Whining, You'd Be Rich In India!
Business  (tags: 99%, elite, Bud Konhein, Nicole Miller, wealth, wealthy CEO, corporate, business, corruption, consumers )

Roseann
- 407 days ago - alternet.org
Easy to say for a man who who sells $800 sequined dresses and $250 clutches...
Sordid Tale of Bob McDonnell Totally Explains Income Inequality
Business  (tags: wealth, inequality, Wall Street )

Freya
- 417 days ago - alternet.org
After the Wall Street crash, America's wealthiest 1 percent captured 95 percent of economic growth, while the bottom 90 percent got poorer.
Davos Billionaires: Oblivious to the Coming Revolution
Business  (tags: wealth, income inequality, economic injustice, trickle-down economics, revolution, backlash )

Freya
- 425 days ago - 4thmedia.org
You guys already own half the planet. Keep up the good work, getting richer, by the end of this century your family could be one of the world's 11 trillionaires predicted in the new Credit Suisse Global Wealth Report. Capitalism is the ticket to owning...
This Wealthy Mogul Thinks That Rising Income Inequality Is Fantastic, Celebratory Stat
Business  (tags: income inequality, greed, wealth, economic injustice )

Freya
- 426 days ago - dailykos.com
Millionaire investor and star of Shark Tank Kevin O'Leary believes income inequality serves a purpose. In fact, he believes income inequality is fantastic.
Republicans Believe Rich People Just Work Harder. So How Do They Explain These Statistics?
Business  (tags: wealth, poverty, income, economy, wages )

Freya
- 426 days ago - dailykos.com
A new Pew Research Center/USA Today poll echoes Quinnipiac in finding that voters want to see the minimum wage increased and unemployment aid extended; once again, even Republicans support raising the minimum wage, 53 percent to 43 percent.
Ten Examples of Welfare for Corporations and the Ultra-Rich - Moyers and Company
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, cover-up, corruption, dishonesty, economy, ethics, finance, government, labor, law, lies, money, politics, society, wealth )

Kit
- 428 days ago - billmoyers.com
There are thousands of tax breaks and subsidies for the rich and corporations provided by federal, state and local governments, but these 10 will give a taste.
The Rich Get Richer, the Poor Go Hungry, Mountains of Food IS Available!
Business  (tags: rich, poor, hunger, hungry, equalmoney, wealth, activists, government, news, politics, society, world, humans, freedoms, economy, investors, money, sustainabledevelopment, SustainableDevelopment, foreclosures )

Bernard
- 709 days ago - globalpolicy.org
Most hunger in the world has absolutely nothing to do with food shortages. Most people who go to bed hungry, both in rich and in poor countries, do so in places where markets are filled with food that they cannot have. 2013 - no change yet
Incomes of Bottom 90 Percent Grew $59 in 40 Years
Business  (tags: Poverty, Income inequality, Wealth, Money, income, 1 percent, Business News )

Judy
- 732 days ago - salon.com
During the same period, average income for the top 10 percent of Americans rose by $116,071
 

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