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A Tax On Income Inequality Itself

Income Inequality

First Posted: 12/19/11 09:30 AM ET Updated: 12/19/11 09:30 AM ET

New York Times:

THE progressive reformer and eminent jurist Louis D. Brandeis once said, “We may have democracy, or we may have wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we cannot have both.” Brandeis lived at a time when enormous disparities between the rich and the poor led to violent labor unrest and ultimately to a reform movement.

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