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TAX THE RICH!
Business  (tags: economic injustice, taxes, income disparity, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 54 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Inequality is out of control. The top 1% of households have as much wealth as the bottom 90% combined. And Donald Trump handed out a $1.5 trillion tax giveaway to that same 1%.
We Can Tax the Rich Way, Way More
Business  (tags: taxes, economic injustice, greed, income disparity, petitions )

Freya
- 72 days ago - dailykos.com
For the last 40 years, the richest Americans have abdicated their social responsibility and at the same time have accumulated ungodly sums of wealth. Meanwhile, inequality has widened considerably as the rest of us struggle to survive.
26 Billionaires Own as Much as WorldâEUR(TM)s 3.8 Billion Poorest People
Business  (tags: greed, economic injustice, income disparity )

Freya
- 87 days ago - truthout.org
According to Oxfam, the number of billionaires has doubled since the global financial crisis of 2008, even as average families have struggled mightily to recover.
A Historian Makes the Case Against Billionaires
Business  (tags: greed, wealth, economic injustice, income disparity )

Freya
- 100 days ago - alternet.org
These vast fortunes were created much like those amassed by the Robber Barons of the late nineteenth century.
Sign Bernie's Petition to Jeff Bezos: Pay Your Workers Living Wages
Business  (tags: wages, income disparity, greed, economic injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 235 days ago - act.berniesanders.com
Mr. Bezos: It is long past time you start to pay your workers a living wage and improve working conditions at Amazon warehouses. It is beyond absurd that you would make more money in ten seconds than the median employee of Amazon makes in an entire year.
It's Past Time For Equal Pay
Business  (tags: women, jobs, employment, discrimination, sexism, economic injustice, pay gap, income disparity, petitions )

Freya
- 307 days ago - action.momsrising.org
Despite the fact that the Equal Pay Act was passed 55 years ago, the gender wage gap still exists and it hurts women of color and mothers the hardest. The good news is that solutions are possible.
How to Get Rid of the Super-Rich
Business  (tags: greed, economic injustice, income disparity )

Freya
- 334 days ago - thenation.com
By leveraging the power of the public purse against corporations that pay their top execs outrageously more than their workers, we could help jump-start a democratic "New Economy."
Amazon Is a 21st-Century Digital Chain Gang
Business  (tags: greed, low wages, economic injustice, income disparity )

Freya
- 448 days ago - alternet.org
Amazon's high-tech sheen hides its abusive labor practices.
160 Americans Now Control $2 Trillion of Wealth
Business  (tags: wealth, greed, economic injustice, income disparity )

Freya
- 470 days ago - nationofchange.org
These 160 Americans had a combined net worth of $1.7 trillion. In the last year, they have increased their net worth by $312 billion.
Women's Reproductive And Workplace Rights Will Help the Economy
Business  (tags: women, wages, reproductive rights, working class, income disparity )

Freya
- 559 days ago - alternet.org
Step one: Improve access to birth control. Step two: Decrease the wage gap. Step three: Increase GDP.
The Mega Rich Are Getting Mega Richer: A Former CEO Exposes the Corruption Behind Their Obscene Paychecks
Business  (tags: greed, income disparity, economic injustice, one percent, 1% )

Freya
- 638 days ago - alternet.org
The indirect effect of the increase in income inequality is economically more injurious than the erosion of company earnings or a stock market downturn.
CEO Pay at US's Largest Companies Up 54% Since Recovery Began in 2009
Business  (tags: corporations, companies, CEOs, wages, pay, income disparity )

Freya
- 1394 days ago - theguardian.com
According to the latest annual survey by the Economic Policy Institute, CEOs at the 350 largest companies in the country pocketed an average of $16.3m in compensation each last year. ThatâEUR(TM)s up 3.9% from 2013, and a whopping gain of 54.3% since...
Why the Super-Rich Pay Taxes on a Much Tinier Fraction of Their Income Than You Do
Business  (tags: greed, taxes, economic injustice, wealth, income disparity )

Freya
- 1412 days ago - alternet.org
The IRS released a new report that reveals the staggering amount of money that the top one-thousandth of the 1% in the US is hoarding.
OCCUPY GEORGE
Business  (tags: Occupy George, 1%, 99%, message, income disparity )

Sheryl
- 2511 days ago - occupygeorge.com
Just 400 Americans control as much wealth as the bottom half of the entire Country. The income growth disparity in America is wider than it was pre-Great Depression. Unless things change, ultimately, all wealth will end up in the hands of the 1%.
   

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