Ben Cohen

Ben Cohen is an American businessman, activist, philanthropist, and co-chair to Bernie Sanders 2020 presidential campaign. He is a co-founder of the ice cream company Ben & Jerry's.

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There is something fundamentally wrong with a democracy in which political campaigns are largely funded by corporations and extremely wealthy individuals. (Photo: Michael Vadon/Flickr/cc) Views
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
There’s Nothing Wrong With Being Successful. Bernie Never Said There Was.
Leading up to Tax Day, the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy reported that under Trump’s new tax plan the number of corporations paying effectively zero in taxes, or even less than zero, had doubled. Let me repeat that. Huge billion dollar corporations like Amazon, Netflix, and...
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