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Extreme Wealth Concentration: Billionaire Space Race Is a Wake-up Call

Bored billionaires want tax breaks to escape a planet they helped pollute. Should we even let them back?

Sam Pizzigati ·


Good Riddance! Let Outer Space Have Our Billionaires

Could space become the 'final frontier' in the struggle for a more equal world?

Sam Pizzigati ·


How Everyone Getting More Equal Slices of the Economic Pie Can Curb the 'Velocity of Wealth'

Redistributing wealth downward, new calculations suggest, can make societies richer.

Sam Pizzigati ·


Why Kicking Your Workers Is Bad for Business

Fast food depends on low wages and high turnover. That’s not just wrong, new research says—it’s lousy for business.

Sam Pizzigati ·


Bill, Melinda, and the Burdens of the World's Richest People

Greater individual wealth doesn't ensure more happiness, but greater equality could.

Sam Pizzigati ·


Just How Bold Is President Biden's Tax-the-Rich Plan?

A little history can help us with the answer.

Sam Pizzigati ·


Progressives Are Coming For Wealthy Tax Evaders

We have today, in effect, a "wealth defense industry," a billionaire-bankrolled juggernaut adept at punching out loopholes to our tax rules and regulations, but the tax cheating that has given our wealthiest an enormous boost need not continue.

Sam Pizzigati ·


Did America's Greediest Corporation Just Become Greedier?

Recently added to the Walmart governing board: still another expert in enriching top execs at worker and taxpayer expense.

Sam Pizzigati ·

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