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

Charlie Fink, former AOL executive

 

I don’t want to add to my personal net worth at the expense of my fellow Americans. I can pay more, I should pay more, and I reject the false concept that we wealthy Americans are the job creators who will leave the country with our money if we’re asked to pay our fair share. —Karen Stewart, Patriotic Millionaire and Angel Investor

 


Twitter

1 hour ago
New in the gig economy: a company exploiting the economic and housing crises by hiring people to evict their vulnerable neighbors--and then springing them with fees and not enough job opportunities.

The gig economy needs more regulation, not #Prop22.

https://t.co/33Adkuq12E
3 hours ago
Of the scores of businesses that closed between March 1 and August 31, 97,966 shuttered permanently.

Without adequate government relief, businesses & jobs will continue to disappear as owners struggle to pay rent amid decreases in revenue due to COVID.

https://t.co/KJPcoY8l1I
22 hours ago
Surprise, surprise: stocks are plummeting as consumers have no disposable income with which to participate in our consumer spending-reliant economy.

Who could have predicted that? 🤔

https://t.co/m939jOo9G4