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Spread the Wealth Around

A Mandate for Spreading the Wealth

Norman Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Norman Solomon

Barack Obama won the presidency after clearly saying that he wants to spread the wealth. Let's make him do it.

Bankrupt Wealth Politics

Bob Franken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Franken

Shouldn't we all be interested in making sure each and every one of us gets our fair share -- what we've actually earned?

Parable of the Poor and Rich Plumber

David Bromwich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Bromwich

Is the American dream a selfish dream? Obama's questioner in Ohio seemed to believe that it was, and that it was always meant to be. It is clear the McCain-Palin campaign is doing everything it can to encourage that belief.

Seth Colter Walls

Potential Obama Treasury Secretary: Income Inequality A Crisis | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

According to former Clinton Treasury Secretary Larry Summers, the shift of income inequality over the last quarter century simply dwarfs the amount of...