Tag Archives: Income Inequality

Professor Milton Friedman: Equality and Freedom

Source:The New Democrat Socialists like Senator Bernie Sanders and company, argue that it’s somehow wrong that we have people who make a lot of money, while we have some people who make very little money and in some cases don’t … Continue reading

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Brookings Institution: Now-Fred Dews: An Economic Agenda For America-A Conversation with U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders

Source: Brookings Institution: Now- Fred Dews: An Economic Agenda For America- A Conversation With U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders This blog blogs about socialism a lot and for good reasons. One socialism is about as popular in America as it has been … Continue reading

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The New York Times: Opinion: Paul Krugman: Inequality is a Drag: How to Expand Economic Freedom For Everyone

The New York Times: Opinion: Paul Krugman: Inequality is a Drag This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger If you are familiar with my blogging you know that I’m not a redistributionist in the sense that … Continue reading

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The Nation: Opinion: Mike Konczal & Bryce Covert: “The Real Solution to Wealth Inequality”: How About a Better Approach Instead

Out of the Closet Socialist The Nation: Opinion: Mike Konczal & Bryce Covert: The Real Solution to Wealth Inequality This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Before I explain why I disagree with the wealth redistribution … Continue reading

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Washington Post: Opinion: Catherine Rampell: Limousine Liberalism’s Good Work

Barack Obama & Wall Street The Washington Post: Opinion: Catherine Rampell: Limousine Liberalism’s Good Works  I’m sick and tired (and that is putting it mildly) of hearing people especially rabid partisan right-wingers claim that Liberals hate the wealthy and people … Continue reading

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Politico Magazine: Opinion: Joseph Stiglitz: “The Myth of America’s Golden Age”: How Every American Can Live the American Dream

Politicio Magazine: Opinion: Joseph Stiglitz: The Myth of America’s Golden Age I’m getting tired of hearing people who are further left of me people who are Social Democrats let’s say who are constantly putting down America. And saying “Europe is … Continue reading

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The Fiscal Times: Opinion: Mark Thoma: Are Calls for Wealth Redistribution Based on Envy or Justice?: How to Expand Economic Opportunity in America

Money, Money, Money The Fiscal Times: Opinion: Mark Thoma: Are Calls For Income Redistribution Based on Envy or Justice? Wealth or income redistribution, it depends on how you define it because government at all levels does it all the time … Continue reading

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