Thomas Piketty

Julia Conley, staff writer
"It would be easier to argue against tax proposals like Warren's if their opponents weren't 200-year-old billionaire supervillains asking why unpaid federal workers need food."
Jon Queally, staff writer
"So even as [Republicans] dunk on AOC as stupid or ignorant," argues Paul...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Today's extreme wealth inequality is perhaps greater than any time in American...

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Police in Detroit have not yet identified a homeless man who died of exposure while trying to stay warm locked inside a portable toilet he had insulated with trash. The homeless man trying to stay warm locked inside a portable toilet insulated with trash died in an America of grotesquely rising inequality, according to “Capital in the Twenty-First Century,” a much-touted, Marxist-flavored, exquisitely argued book by French economist Thomas Piketty that has, somewhat surprisingly, just hit #1 on...