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Economics Politics Social/Culture

Wealth Inequality

One of the perspectives I’ve been exploring is the concentration of wealth, which seems to be the natural pattern that can take credit for just about every bloody revolution in history except for those started on religious grounds, the unifying theme of both religion and wealth being currency of power. One place to start is […]

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Economics Politics Social/Culture

Do the Rich Really Need the Breaks?

Here’s something I’ve heared a hundred times… “…Yeah, but the rich pay way more taxes than anyone else…” Words dispensed as indisputable evidence that the rich deserve the tax breaks being delivered by the Bush administration. Of course they’re talking about income tax and it’s true, the rich have been paying more income tax, but […]