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Poverty Porn

Today, I was reading the news (probably HuffPost), and I came across the headline “Thomas Piketty Is No. 1 On Amazon Right Now.” Who is Thomas Piketty? 479 more words

Just My Thoughts

Wealth Inequality in America - Is family breakdown the cause?

Since my time in college, I’ve heard endless lamenting, mainly from the left, of growing income and wealth inequality in the US.  This simple fact is undeniable.  747 more words

Awesomeness You Missed: Bold Moves - Redefining Entrepreneurship by Kofi Hunt

You may have missed this post back in November when it was first published.  Kofi Hunt, one of our regular bloggers and an awesome community organizer, proposes some bold moves for building our community forward.   505 more words

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Don’t Call It A Comeback! Pensions Pull Out Of Deficit in 2013

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Economy at Work: spring 2014

In this issue:

  • Spotlight On Wealth Inequality
  • Federal Loopholes Cost Provinces Billions
  • Federal Budget Could Have Been A Lot Better: CCPA …
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The Resurrection of Karl Marx

The French economist Thomas Piketty is creating a huge stir with the publication in English of his new book “Capital in the 21st Century… 391 more words

Jack Heidel

A comeback for Marx? Inequality debate comes full circle

Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century has taken the economics world by storm with its revival of the Marxian idea that capitalism will destroy itself, if we don’t act. 724 more words

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