Economic justifications for progressive taxation. The rich are not as affected by tax increases as other groups, the rich will always pay more in taxes, and high inequality and low interclass mobility are bad.
Most of us were taught the tenets of business and capitalism when we were fairly young. Most of us also believed it. However, time has demonstrated that capitalism isn’t exactly an ethical enterprise.
Oil cartels, government, price wars and climate change all put ordinary people at risk. Learn about the factors that influence all our lives. Here is the oil industry...
If you don't have a job, you don't have money. That's the truth for most people. A universal basic income was first proposed by Thomas Payne. It's still a good idea. So who is going to pay for it?
This article describes a dream of a possible future that includes Marshall Law and events leading to a post apocalyptic world that many might consider a nightmare.
Why does Marx hate capitalism anyway? This is the concept of primitive accumulation explained and then applied to the question of property relations in capitalist societies. All of this information comes from Marx's...
The disadvantages of making a profit far outweigh the advantages to business been driven by profit. Far from destroying business and motivation, making profit illegal would enhance the economy.
The term “income distribution” is a statistical concept. It shows how a nation’s total income is distributed among its population. The distribution may be equal or unequal, even or uneven. If unequal, there will...
It's gotten a lot of play lately, especially as Switzerland mulls a referendum to give every citizen $2,800 monthly. But is it possible (or desirable) for everyone to get a check in the mail?
The value of a person is measured not by their deeds, but by their net worth. We need to change that. WE need to change that, because obviously, our governments will not.