“ Because my country — our country — means more than my money. ”

Charlie Fink, former AOL executive

 

Breaking Down the Coronavirus Stimulus Bill

While there are some good provisions in the bill, like expanded unemployment insurance and aid to hospitals and state and local governments, the amount of direct aid it provided to Americans at risk is far too low, and the amount of money it gives to corporations without any strings attached is far too high.

Rich people are not the cause of a robust economy, they are the result of a robust economy. Ron Garret, Patriotic Millionaire and Angel Investor

 


Twitter

1 hour ago
During the past week, the U.S. billionaire class experienced a $79 billion jump in total wealth.

On May 27 US billionaire wealth was $3,432,979,108,000.

🚨At market close yesterday, June 3, their wealth was $3,512,041,310,000

#TaxTheRich NOW.

@IPS_DC
1 day ago
Economic justice is racial justice.

Economic justice is racial justice.

Economic justice is racial justice.

Economic justice is racial justice.

Economic justice is racial justice.

Economic justice is racial justice.

Economic justice is racial justice.

#BlackLivesMatter
1 day ago
There is no good reason why American taxpayers should be sending their hard-earned money to the government just so that it can bail out corporate executives & shareholders for years to come.
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