The Olympics are coming back to Los Angeles. But the games are notoriously bad news for poor people in host cities.
Governments around the world are struggling to deal with the crushing problems of joblessness, poverty, and climate change. A financial speculation tax is the best option on the table to raise the massive revenues needed to address these urgent needs.
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Unnecessary Shutdown: Report finds $4 trillion by eliminating corporate tax dodging and tax breaks for millionaires
Congress could raise more than $4 trillion in revenue over the next decade by reversing years of tax giveaways to the richest Americans and largest corporations.