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The maldistribution of America’s income and wealth has reached levels that our conventional economic stats have trouble revealing.
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U.S. billionaire wealth has climbed 28 percent since March 18th, 2020. During the same span, global billionaire wealth is up $1.5 trillion.
Prioritizing evidence-based virus safety measures means more than wearing masks and practicing social distancing. It means passing a robust relief package.
The president just benefited from lifesaving, taxpayer-funded measures. He has no business blocking Americans from getting the same.
If current distributional trends continue, new Fed wealth data suggest, our future divides will be even wider.
This year, we’re facing high COVID-19 infection rates, job losses, and voter suppression. But we are resilient.
The Minnesota-based Awood Center is receiving a prestigious human rights award for their support of immigrant warehouse workers fighting for their dignity and justice on the job.