Category Archives: Wealthy

Challenges Of Economic Inequality

It seems to me…. “Economic inequality is a corrosive force that undermines economic growth, puts a brake on the fight against poverty, and sparks social unrest.” ~ Winnie Byanyima[1]. While limited societal inequality is necessary to serve as an incentive … Continue reading

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Economic Inequality

It seems to me… “Inequality has risen to the point that it seems to me worthwhile for the U.S. to seriously consider taking the risk of making our economy more rewarding for more of the people.”  ~ Janet Yellen, U.S. … Continue reading

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Time to Reverse Directions

It seems to me… “A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.”  ~ John Stuart Mill, 1859. While key to the success of any … Continue reading

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The Road To Poverty

It seems to me… “In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of.  In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.”  ~ Confucius. Fortunately, the majority of Americans do not personally know what … Continue reading

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