Inequality and the Common Good

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The Program on Inequality and the Common Good focuses on the dangers that growing inequality pose for U.S. democracy, economic health and civic life.

The program runs the following projects: Inequality.orgToo MuchResilience CirclesClass ActionWealth for the Common GoodJamaica Plain Forum, and the Jamaica Plain New Economy Transition.

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A Simple Idea: Free Education For All

With two new legislative initiatives, Senator Sanders is proposing to tax Wall Street speculators to guarantee all Americans a good shot at a college degree.

The Cutting Edge of Waste

Ultra-wealthy financiers have hoarded far more cash than they can responsibly invest.

Lending Dreams

An innovative new program helps low-income families become homeowners while engaging in social change.

Obama, Letterman, and the ‘I’ Word

If President Obama really wants upward mobility for poor people, then he should support downward mobility at the top.

Estate Tax Wars: Pinocchio on Viagra

With outright lies dominating the estate tax debate on Capitol Hill, two Washington Post columnists have incredibly different takes on the untruths of the anti-tax crowd.
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