Inequality and the Common Good
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Veteran labor journalist and Institute for Policy Studies associate fellow Sam Pizzigati edits Too Much, a weekly newsletter on excess and inequality. He also contributes a weekly column to OtherWords, the Institute's national non-profit editorial service. His latest book is The Rich Don’t Always Win. Pizzigati lives in Kensington, Maryland.
Executive Excess 2013: Bailed Out, Booted, and Busted
August 28 - Nearly 40 percent of the CEOs on the highest-paid lists from the past 20 years were eventually "bailed out, booted, or busted." Published in Wall Street Journal - Blog and Marketwatch and Marketplace Radio - Morning Report and Marketplace and The Guardian and The Nation and The New York Times and Kansas City Star and Huffington Post and HuffPost Live and The Hill and CNBC and Los Angeles Times and NBC News and Reuters and Baltimore Sun and The Chicago Tribune and Salon.com and AlterNet and Think Progress and Daily Kos and The Wonkette and Inter Press Service and Daily Europe and Yahoo! News and Biz Buzz.
In America's West, Equality Takes a Hit
August 21 - Utah may be losing its egalitarian advantage.
The Bezillionaire Times
August 14 - Amazon's take-no-prisoners business model made founder Jeff Bezos staggeringly rich while stranding thousands of warehouse workers on the borderline of poverty.