January 12, 2017
Samuel C. Spitale
Continued from Part 8: The Powell Memorandum; Or, Profits over People
“If it were true that lower taxes for the rich and more wealth for the wealthy led to job creation, today we would be drowning in jobs.” -- Nick Hanauer, TED Talk
In Who Stole...
December 21, 2016
Continued from Part 1: Our Growing Inequality. It's Worse than You Think.
“The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.” ― Franklin D. Roosevelt
July 1, 2016
Continued from Part 15: The Psychology of Ideology
“There are two sets of principles. They are the principles of power and privilege and the principles of truth and justice. If you pursue truth and justice, it will always mean a diminution of power and privilege. If you...
December 18, 2015
Continued from Part 11: The Myth of the Self-Made Man
"A nation's greatness is measured by how it treats its weakest members." --Mahatma Ghandi
In Dog Whistle Politics, law professor Ian Haney Lopez explains the popular enthusiasm for policies injuring the middle class b...