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Your Zip Code Predicts How Long You're Going To Live
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Your Zip Code Predicts How Long You're Going To Live

An insightful piece from "The Economist" reveals that if you take a ride along Chicago's red line-- a rail service running north-south for 23 miles-- life expectancy varies by 30 years from one end to the other! Thirty years! In a developed country! In the richest country in the world! We've endorsed 4 great progressives who want to fix that.
Trump Economic Advisor Pretends Income Inequality Doesn't Exist

Trump Economic Advisor Pretends Income Inequality Doesn't Exist

Trump economic advisor Larry Kudlow tells Fox's Chris Wallace that he doesn't "understand what planet they're describing" when the Democrats were discussing economic disparity at the debates and just pretended it doesn't exist when asked what Trump would do to solve it.
Joe Stiglitz: We Need Fair Taxes For All

Joe Stiglitz: We Need Fair Taxes For All

This week on Moyers & Company, Stiglitz tells Bill Moyers that Apple, Google, GE and a host of other Fortune 500 companies are creating what amounts to “an unlimited IRA for corporations.”