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Government = Protection Racket for the 1 Percent

April 22nd, 2014 | by Bill Moyers & Co.

The evidence of income inequality just keeps mounting. According to “Working for the Few,” a recent briefing paper from Oxfam, “In the US, the wealthiest one percent captured 95 percent of post-financial crisis growth since 2009, while the bottom&hellip


Reactions to Capital in the Twenty-First Century

April 19th, 2014 | by Bill Moyers & Co.

This week, Bill talked with economist Paul Krugman about Thomas Piketty’s landmark new book that Bill calls “revolutionary.” You can read an excerpt at the publisher’s website, read a Q&A with Piketty at the Times Economix blog and, if you’&hellip



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