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Cruz Warfare

Jonathan Richards | Posted 04.15.2015 | Politics
Jonathan Richards


How Are The Rich Getting Richer? The More They Make, The Lower Income Tax Rates They Pay

Ian Reifowitz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Money
Ian Reifowitz

How about the top 1 percent overall, people with AGI's over $344,000? They paid an average of just over 24 percent. And the top 0.1 percent? Those with AGI's over $1.4 million? They paid 24 percent. Fascinating. The rate dropped the higher you went into the top 1 percent.

Loving the Ocean to Death

Susan Eleuterio | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Susan Eleuterio

The ocean levels are rising -- the Arctic ice is melting -- even photos of polar bears floating on tiny pieces of the remaining ice has not been enough to make climate change part of a serious national conversation. Before they rebuild, I hope the people of New Jersey and New York will consider the ocean.

Katherine Brooks

Artist Makes 'Occupy' Chairs For The 1%? | Katherine Brooks | Posted 06.20.2012 | Arts

Our favorite thing to come out of Design Miami/Basel this past week was Sebastian Errazuriz's mind-bending project, "Occupy Chairs." Cristina Grajales...

My Drug of Choice Is "More": Getting Real About Wealth Addiction

Jed Diamond | Posted 06.09.2012 | Home
Jed Diamond

I've been treating addicts for more than 40 years and when I hear the descriptions of those for whom millions and billions of dollars in wealth drives them to want more and more, I know we're dealing with addiction.

Another Home Run for the Walloping Wealthy

Sam Pizzigati | Posted 05.30.2012 | Business
Sam Pizzigati

The higher the cost to own pro sports franchises, the tighter the squeeze on sports fans. Prices rise for tickets and ballpark beer. Even 99 percenters who couldn't care less about sports end up paying more.