• Wealth Inequality
  • Oxfam Reports: Just 85 People Who Are As Wealthy As Half The WORLD

    From the report: “This massive concentration of economic resources in the hands of fewer people presents a significant threat to inclusive political and economic systems. Instead of moving forward together, people are increasingly separated by economic and political power, inevitably heightening social tensions and increasing the risk of societal breakdown.” And then keep in mind […]

  • Consumer debt
  • Inequality – some recent comments from the pope, Obama & Paul Krugman

    First watch this video, a discussion between Paul Krugman (Professor of Economics and International Affairs at Princeton University, a 2008 Nobel laureate, and an Op-Ed columnist for the New York Times) and Sir Tony Atkinson, Professor of Economics at the University of Oxford, Then read this very powerful statement of the pope about inequality here. Some for the […]