wealth gap

Pope Francis: Huge Salaries, Bonuses Are Symptoms Of Greed And Inequality
Pope Francis continues to make conservatives uneasy by stating that huge salaries and bonuses are symptoms of an economy based on greed and inequality. Read more...
Racial inequality is alive and well. According to a new study, the wealth gap between African-American and white families has tripled in the past quarter century. Read more...
Here's an excellent new report from Bloomberg: Top 1% Got 93% of Income Growth as Rich-Poor Gap Widened The divergent fortunes of Reyes and Hemsley show that the U.S. has gone through two recoveries. The 1.2 million households whose Read more...
From this Tuesday night's PBS Newshour, apparently the network decided their viewers just weren't getting enough of David Brooks' Villager conventional wisdom with his weekly appearance on Friday night and had him on to weigh in on the State of the Read more...
As the Occupy Wall Street marches spread across the nation, one thing remains constant: The unbearable arrogance of the Ivory Tower traders and shills. Check out some of the reactions reported around the country. Miami Herald: "I don't Read more...

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During the panel discussion on this Sunday's This Week, Donna Brazile got to make a point we don't hear discussed often enough in our corporate media, and that is the horrible level of poverty and the income disparity that minority communities are Read more...