We have an economic system designed to protect and perpetuate the concentration of wealth at the highest bracket.
They offer a Guaranteed Basic Income in Alaska. Why not in the lower 48 states?
We could have zero unemployment today, except for one thing — the need to punish the poor.
30% to 50% of inmates in the New York City jail system have a psychiatric diagnosis.
O’Leary thinks it’s “fantastic” that the world’s richest 85 people have the same wealth as the poorest 3.5bn.
A look at health care in America.
“How is [gay] marriage going to protect you from poverty?”
Some want gay rights groups to stop working on marriage, and even ENDA, and instead focus on poverty & race.
Fox News has a discussion about how America has so many poor because it’s too “comfortable” an option.
Finally a bill to make Social Security stronger, removing the salary cap, adjusting COLA to increase benefits.