David Axelrod’s Quaint Idea of Middle Class “Security”

By: Wednesday November 10, 2010 11:52 pm

There’s a lot to despise about David Axelrod’s announcement of Obama’s capitulation to the oligarchs on tax cuts, not least that he made this announcement on the same day Obama’s Catfood Commission Chairs started the process of stealing from seniors to “fix” our deficit. Let yesterday be marked as the day when a nominally Democratic [...]

Top Culprits for Income Inequality? Exec Pay and Educational Failures

By: Monday September 20, 2010 8:40 am

Tim Noah’s great series on the causes of income inequality got a lot less attention during its second week than its first week. So I thought it worthwhile to focus on what he concluded was causing the dangerous new income inequality in America. Here’s how he described the relative importance of each of the causes [...]

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