But Oxfam International says 2021 "could be a turning point if governments grasp the challenge to create a safer more liveable planet for all."
One critic of the agreement said that "by settling for anything less than a 25% tax rate, the G7 is telling their citizens and the world that they're willing to keep the race to the bottom alive and kicking."
Biden Faces Backlash Over 'Shameful' Capitulation to GOP Governors as They End Unemployment Lifelines
"You only take back the lifeline when people aren't drowning," said Claire Guzdar of the Groundwork Collaborative.
"If states proceed with their plans to end these critical programs, they will be ripping the rug out from under millions of Americans and further hindering our economic recovery."
The Tax Foundation Uses Mythical Taxpayers to Cause Alarm Over Proposals That Only Impact the Wealthiest Among Us
No actual taxpayers are going to face anything remotely close to the tax rate critics of the Biden tax plan are claiming.
Bob Lord ·
"You cannot begin to address the racial wealth gap without addressing the student loan debt crisis."
"Putting a stop to capitalist barbarism is the central task of our time."
'Just Give People Money': Study Finds Covid Survival Checks Reduced Food Insecurity, Alleviated Anxiety
"It turns out, relieving a lot of everyday hardship can be done very simply and directly by giving poor people money and support. Who knew?"
The Covid-19 crisis has exacerbated preexisting inequalities and undermined progress on poverty reduction, gender equality, and battling child and forced labor, according to the International Labor Organization.
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