How to pay for the crisis while making our nation more equitable, green, and secure.
How to pay for the crisis while making the country more equitable, green, and secure.
Any agreement that would come forth from the SuperCommittee will inevitably be disastrous for domestic social programs.
There is an economic and moral rationale for increasing taxes on the wealthy.
An equitable tax system -- paying for public services we all use, as well as offering support and a hand-up to those who've lost out in life's lottery -- should demand more of us.
Corporations have achieved total tax loophole parity with America's individual super rich.
Windfalls from gambling in the Wall Street casino should be taxed at the same rate as wages.
It's not fair to ask sacrifices only from those least able to afford it simply because they have the least political power.
Millionaires, who rightfully are the target for paying more, want us to think that any changes in the tax code will mean that we'll all be paying more too.
These are days of action in more than 400 occupied places across the nation. As we change the national conversation, we can dismantle the barriers to change.