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Real Wealth. Real Power.

A highly complex set of laws and exemptions from laws and taxes has been put in place by those in the uppermost reaches of the U.S. financial system. It allows them to protect and increase their wealth and significantly affect … Continue reading

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Alternate Realities

“From 2004 to 2010 members of Congress increased their median net worth by 15 percent while the average American saw it fall by 8 percent.” –My Budget 360 on the “full-fledged plutocracy” that is America

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Silence

46 million Americans are now receiving food assistance. How is this issue swept under the rug? –My Budget 360

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Simplicity

We have a society in which money is increasingly concentrated in the hands of a few people, and in which that concentration of income and wealth threatens to make us a democracy in name only. -Paul Krugman explains the basic … Continue reading

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