Robin Hood tax

The Robin Hood Tax And The Banker

A Robin Hood Tax on the banks could raise tens of billions to help protect public services, fight poverty and tackle climate change at home and abroad.

RoseAnn DeMoro: 'We Need A Real Economy' To Eradicate Poverty

From this Friday evening's forum “Vision for a New America: A Future without Poverty” hosted by Tavis Smiley, which included guests Cornel West, Jonathan Kozol, Mariana Chilton, Newt Gingrich, Jeffrey Sachs, Rep. Marcia Fudge, John Graham and

Bill Moyers: Championing The Robin Hood Tax

Moyers talks to RoseAnn DeMoro, who heads the largest registered nurses union in the country, and will lead a Chicago march protesting economic inequality on May 18th. DeMoro is championing the Robin Hood Tax, a small government levy the

Growing Chorus Calls For Financial Transaction Taxes

Rallies were held in Washington, D.C., and across the globe in support of financial transaction taxes, also called Robin Hood taxes. These taxes work as follows: The Robin Hood (financial speculation) tax is a tiny pinch that would be felt