Politics, Re-Spun: What’s Wrong with America, Billionaires and Corporations?

Riotously popular economist Umair Haque had a few interesting tweets about America, corporations and billionaires this week. [View the story “What’s Wrong with America, Corporations and Billionaires?” on Storify] December 30, 2013 How the Occupy Movement is Enriching People’s Lives (1) April 18, 2011 Embracing BC NDP Corporate Tax Increases (8) March 27, 2013 The ...

The Disaffected Lib: What Is Not an Endangered Species?

What is not an endangered species?  Try Billionaires.  It seems they’re doing just fine.  Forbes reckons the world now sports 1,426 (USD) billionaires.   That’s up by 210 over the last twelve months, four per week.   Besides, who wants to be a mere mega-multi-millionaire anyway? By the way, if you want to join their club, here’s ...