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One of the First Things Bezos Says After Returning From Space: Humanity Should Pollute It

"Delusional, toxic nonsense" is how one critic described Bezos' call for moving all polluting industry into space.

Jake Johnson ·


Good Riddance! Let Outer Space Have Our Billionaires

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

Sam Pizzigati ·


'Human Folly, Not Human Achievement': Oxfam Slams Bezos Space Trip as Billions Suffer on Earth

"We've now reached stratospheric inequality. Billionaires burning into space, away from a world of pandemic, climate change, and starvation."

Jake Johnson ·


Progressive Backlash to 'Billionaire Blastoff' Highlights Inequality on Earth

"Nothing says tax the rich like a space race between billionaires," quipped former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich.

Brett Wilkins ·


'Tax. The. Rich.' After Pentagon Cancels Contract, Bezos' Wealth Hits Record $211 Billion

"It's time for them to pay their fair share," says Rep. Pramila Jayapal, lead House sponsor of the Ultra-Millionaire Tax Act of 2021.

Jessica Corbett ·


Sanders Denounces 'Morally Obscene' Wealth as Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Steps Down

"Jeff Bezos makes some $2,537 every second of the day...nearly three times more in one second than the median worker in this country makes in an entire week."

Julia Conley ·


Who Pays More Taxes: Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, or You?

It's not cynical to call the system corrupt when the corruption is put right under our noses.

Jim Hightower ·


Jeff Bezos' Fake News in the Newspaper He Really Owns

Just as it was selling Post readers on the notion that it's lifting folks to a better life, Amazon was being cited by OSHA for a rate of serious workplace injuries nearly double that at other employers.

Janine Jackson ·


Workers Stage Global Day of Action to #MakeAmazonPay

"Loud and clear, Amazon's producers, distributors, and delivery drivers are telling Jeff Bezos: pay your workers."

Brett Wilkins ·


'Stop the Monopoly Madness': Biden Urged to Block Amazon's $8.5 Billion Purchase of MGM

"In announcing plans to buy MGM, Jeff Bezos placed a big softball on a tee for the Biden administration to knock over the fence."

Jake Johnson ·

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