Tag: Inequality

Recent Read: “The 9.9 Percent Is the New American Aristocracy” by Matthew Stewart

Ask yourself a simple question: what’s a bigger problem in this country (and probably a few others): the 0.01% wealthiest sector or the 9.9% just below it? It’s an interesting question, and one that has not been debated very much until an article in the latest issue of the Atlantic written by Matthew Stewart. His

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Recent Read: “The Price of Inequality” by Joseph Stiglitz

Bottom line: economic inequality in America has reached historic highs, and this phenomenon imperils American democracy and society. Rating: Must Read  In a nation where so many issues divide, it seems that one particular seems to be gaining a slow consensus on both left and right, and that is the growing economic inequality in the

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