The GINI Index is a good measure of economic inequality in society. It is used with other measures to determine if the Conservative version of the American Dream worked after over 100 years of trying.
Here we try to sort out our worlds wealthiest countries according to Gross Domestic Product(GDP) on the basis of Purchasing Power Parity(PPP) per capita.
Right to work laws give individual workers the right to choose whether to join and union pay union dues or elect not to join a union in order to work and earn a living.
One would think that slavery is a thing of the past, but this is far from the truth. Slavery abounds in every corner of the planet including in the most developed countries. Many people today for want of knowing any other way, end up as wage slaves as well as chattel slaves.
There is little hope for America to survive and thrive without radical changes being mandated by our Government.
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.
I am using this essay to make myself clear about what I mean by the term "economic justice."
This article answers the question of how much is 1.6 trillion tax gap spread over ten years and raises the question of will tax reform pay for the gap. Also it is a primer on using powers of tens.
Why do some achieve so much fame, fortune and respect, while others who put in the same effort, or even double, triple the effort, are never recognized for their achievements?
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?