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

Charlie Fink, former AOL executive

 

Black Americans Are Still Dealing with the Consequences of Redlining

We know that the racial wealth gap is real, and large. We also know that it didn’t just happen, it’s the result of a long history of government policies that favored white families over Black ones. Just because many of these programs and policies have ended doesn’t mean we can ignore their legacy.

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

9 hours ago
Almost 30 million Americans didn't have enough to eat last week. Meanwhile, Mitch McConnell drags his feet on additional #coronavirus relief.

Hey Mitch, its past time to get to work— Americans needed urgent relief months ago.
https://t.co/TGk7i5y80U
11 hours ago
Gov. Cuomo would rather cut public programs than raise taxes on the ultra-wealthy to help with budget shortfalls.

Maybe it has something to do with the fact he’s taking campaign contributions from 43 billionaires who have increased their net worth by $22B during the pandemic. 🤔
1 day ago
If it’s safe to mail:
📪Stimulus checks
📭Social Security checks
📬Prescription drugs
📫Driver’s licenses
📪Legal identification

Then it’s safe to vote by mail too.