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by janebird21
Sun Mar 03, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: 5. Economic Inequality Rating App (EIRA)
Topic: FirstRateCrowd's EIRA
Replies: 26
Views: 12101

Re: FirstRateCrowd's EIRA

Elizabeth Warren isn't the only one with plans to tax the rich. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez suggests a 70% tax on income for anyone making above $10M in the US and it's forcing even the Republicans to talk about it. https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jan/08/alexandria-ocasio-cortez-70-perce...
by janebird21
Thu Feb 28, 2019 2:22 am
Forum: 1-A Economic Inequality: The Outrage! TODAY'S CONCERNS
Topic: Don't be fooled by the wealthy's economic research deception
Replies: 11
Views: 3885

Re: Don't be fooled by the wealthy's economic research deception

The wealthy try to use "research" to prove that economic inequality isn't all that bad... That article and some related postings are from 2017, hello 2019. It's time for an update: First off, anyone with any sort, form, or blurp on a resume regarding a research background can immediately spot the er...
by janebird21
Tue Feb 19, 2019 1:51 am
Forum: 3. DONALD TRUMP and the Republican Party: Anything Goes!
Topic: Brain Structure Drives The Consequent Effects Of Economic Inequality
Replies: 35
Views: 10981

Re: Brain Structure Drives The Consequent Effects Of Economic Inequality

Researchers discover physical, neurological differences between children of different socioeconomic classes proving that economic inequality is more than just a wage gap and unfair wealth distribution. It is a catalyst for injustice. We can call it what we want, try to turn a blind eye, or even repe...
by janebird21
Thu Nov 29, 2018 12:26 am
Forum: 1-A Economic Inequality: The Outrage! TODAY'S CONCERNS
Topic: New Age Slavery
Replies: 42
Views: 18134

Re: New Age Slavery

"At the very least, we need to create an aura of shame around the greed of these CEOs and not exalt them to a God like status. Cultures can also be changed." I completely agree with your well-phrased solution. Throughout history, the social concept has been to praise, admire, and follow wealthy indi...
by janebird21
Wed Nov 21, 2018 6:08 am
Forum: 4. WOMEN ISSUES as they relate to income and economic inequality: ENOUGH!
Topic: WOMEN ISSUES as they relate to income and economic inequality. Enough!
Replies: 5
Views: 4272

Re: WOMEN ISSUES as they relate to income and economic inequality. Enough!

When I first read through the site’s highlights of the 2016 Oxfam Briefing Summary - Women and the 1% I thought the language… harsh. “This publication clearly indicates that because the Woman Rights Movement is not directly confronting economic inequality, it is indirectly and inextricably linked to...
by janebird21
Mon Nov 12, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: 2. Richard Wilkinson's Video on Economic Inequality and How it Affects You
Topic: Let us know what you think about Wilkinson's video?
Replies: 7
Views: 5235

Re: Let us know what you think about Wilkinson's video?

Ever since I have watched the video, I simply cannot stop thinking about the negative consequences of economic inequality (E.I.) and by transitive property  income inequality. I am not an economist nor confident in my ability to correctly use many of the terms associated with this subject but one t...