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"One year after a black Facebook employee accused the social media giant of failing its black employees and users, a group of Facebook employees published an anonymous memo saying the culture at the company has only gotten worse for nonwhite workers."

#Facebook #inequality
 
Sam Pizzigati: #Inequality and the Iron #Law of Decaying Public Services
 
● NEWS ● #SierraClub Takes a Commendable Turn on Population, #ClimateChange , and #Inequality
Sierra Club Takes a Commendable Turn on Population, Climate Change, and Inequality
 
● NEWS ● #Inequality and the Iron Law of Decaying #PublicServices https://www.counterpunch.org/2019/11/07/inequality-and-the-iron-law-of-decaying-public-services/ "Chronically understaffed local fire departments"
Inequality and the Iron Law of Decaying Public Services
 

The Cop-Attacking Chilean Dog Who Became a Worldwide Symbol of Protest


The recent uprising in Chile is full of references to the beloved Negro Matapacos, who accompanied protestors for many years. As his legend spreads, so too do images of the good boy.




The streets of #Santiago are once again alive with the spirit of #revolution. For weeks now, #working-class Chileans have occupied national monuments, blocked major intersections, and torched subway cars in protest of widespread #inequality. They desire full #... Show more...
 
● NEWS ● New Report Details How 'Inflation #Inequality ' Punishes the Poor—and Helps Undercount Them by Millions
 
As “traitors to our class” – as we proudly call ourselves – we must press lawmakers at every level of discussion to revitalize the union movement, to increase the national minimum wage to $15 an hour, and to restore the working middle class that rose to prominence in America when our tax system was at its equitable best.

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/nov/06/america-tax-rich-wealthy-people-patriotic-millionaires

#class #inequality #capitalism
 
● NEWS ● #poverty #inequality ☞ Income for poorest Americans fell faster than previously thought: study
 

#Society #Economics | Chilean Protesters Claim #Inequality Made Them Do It | Mises Wire http://bit.ly/36pkLfM

 

5 Spooky Facts about Power and Inequality You Probably Didn’t Know


https://megalextoria.blogspot.com/2019/10/5-spooky-facts-about-power-and.html

#economics #politics #inequality #power
 
● NEWS ● #inequality #monopoly #oligarchy ☞ #Amazon Last-Minute Halloween Costumes May Be Scary, But Jeff Bezos’s Vast Fortune Is Scarier
 
● NEWS ● #race #inequality ☞ The Racial Wealth Divide Hurts the Entire #MiddleClass
The Racial Wealth Divide Hurts the Entire Middle Class
 
● NEWS ● #TaxTheRich before the poor decide to #EatTheRich ☞ House Dems Take Aim at 'Trust Fund Babies' With #EstateTax Designed to Combat Obscene Wealth #Inequality
 
Twenty people, including one who remained anonymous, signed a letter this summer essentially asking to be taxed more. #Inequality #Tax #US&Canada #UnitedStates
 
● NEWS ● #class #wealth #disparity ☞ Rich Like Me: How Assortative Mating Is Driving Income #Inequality
Rich Like Me: How Assortative Mating Is Driving Income Inequality
 
● NEWS ● #classwar #inequality ☞ Class Struggle is Still the Issue
Class Struggle is Still the Issue
 
● NEWS ● #disparity #classwar ☞ #Inequality is Literally Killing Us https://www.counterpunch.org/2019/10/11/inequality-is-literally-killing-us/ "everything from housing costs to retail sales."
Inequality is Literally Killing Us
 
#inequality
 
#inequality #corruption #capitalism #feudalism #riggedGame
 
● NEWS ● #green #inequality ☞ We’ve Waited Too Long for Corporations to Fix the CEO Pay Problem on Their Own
We’ve Waited Too Long for Corporations to Fix the CEO Pay Problem on Their Own
 
● NEWS ● #finance #inequality #greed ☞ Exploring Limits on Wealth
Exploring Limits on Wealth
 
● NEWS ● #economics #poverty #finance #inequality ☞ Shailly Gupta Barnes, Frances Fox Piven on Defining and Ending Poverty
Shailly Gupta Barnes, Frances Fox Piven on Defining and Ending Poverty
 
There's No Chance Corporate Elites Will Fix #Inequality
There’s No Chance Corporate Elites Will Fix Inequality
 
The Official U.S. #Poverty Rate is Based on a Hopelessly Out-of-Date Metric https://www.counterpunch.org/2019/09/20/the-official-u-s-poverty-rate-is-based-on-a-hopelessly-out-of-date-metric/ #propaganda #inequality
The Official U.S. Poverty Rate is Based on a Hopelessly Out-of-Date Metric
 
American Plutocrats Are Taking Food Off Families' Tables https://www.truthdig.com/articles/american-plutocrats-are-taking-food-off-families-tables/
#poverty #inequality #feudalism #starvation
American Plutocrats Are Taking Food Off Families’ Tables
 

Millions of young people will “storm the Bastille” if we don’t fix income inequality, 2020 candidate Marianne Williamson says


https://www.vox.com/recode/2019/9/10/20859179/marianne-williamson-income-inequality-wealth-bastille-chaos-kara-swisher-recode-decode-podcast

#inequality #capitalism
 
Justifications for #Inequality : The Neuroses of #Kochland https://www.counterpunch.org/2019/09/02/justifications-for-inequality-the-neuroses-of-kochland/ #oil #oligarchy #OILigarchy
Justifications for Inequality: The Neuroses of Kochland
 
The #NYTimes Gets the Story on Automation and #Inequality Completely Wrong https://www.counterpunch.org/2019/08/16/the-nyt-gets-the-story-on-automation-and-inequality-completely-wrong/ see who actually >owns< this 'news' paper. Troubling. #washpo likewise.
The NYT Gets the Story on Automation and Inequality Completely Wrong
 
The sorting of Republicans and Democrats along racial, ethnic and religious lines fuels toxic partisanship in the US. #UnitedStates #DonaldTrump #Inequality #Unemployment #Immigration #Racism #US&Canada
 
Paul Polman also supports Bank of England-backed group promoting disability rights

The former boss of Unilever is seeking a team of “heroic chief executives” to drive a shift to a low-carbon, more inclusive way of doing business.

Paul Polman, who stepped down from the Anglo-Dutch owner of Marmite and Dove in November last year after a decade at the helm, warns that the rise of populism and Brexit are symptoms of capitalism’s failure to adapt. Bosses, he insists, must commit to fighting inequality and tackling the climate emergency.
Ex-Unilever boss seeks 'heroic CEOs' to tackle climate change and inequality
#Business #Unilever #Climatechange #Inequality #BankofEngland #GretaThunberg #HSBC #LloydsBankingGroup #Worldnews #Europe
 
The Real College #Inequality Democrats Have Yet to Address https://www.counterpunch.org/2019/07/01/the-real-college-inequality-democrats-have-yet-to-address/ "globalization policies (NAFTA and WTO) played in the outsourcing of American jobs or the lowering of wages for workers."
The Real College Inequality Democrats Have Yet to Address
 
"disastrous state of Britain today, the #Brexit chaos, the #poverty and #inequality , the insecurity and mental health crisis, the dreadful state of our natural world and the #climate chaos."
 
At House Hearing, Poor People's Campaign Demands End to 'Systemic Policy Violence Against the Poor' https://www.commondreams.org/news/2019/06/19/house-hearing-poor-peoples-campaign-demands-end-systemic-policy-violence-against "we must take a collective responsibility for the #inequality "
 
American #Inequality Creates the #Fascism We Fight Against https://www.truthdig.com/articles/the-inequality-america-celebrates-creates-the-fascism-we-fight-against/ not just in the US
American Inequality Creates the Fascism We Fight Against
 
" #Colau was backed by #Barcelona En Comu, a social movement coalition opposed to gentrification, eviction of tenants, privatization of city services, and growing #inequality between neighborhoods."
The Global Movement Against Gentrification
 
The Numbers Behind America’s Appalling Wealth Gap https://www.truthdig.com/articles/the-numbers-behind-americas-appalling-wealth-gap/ #poverty #oligarchy #inequality #feudalism #nepotism
The Numbers Behind America’s Appalling Wealth Gap
 
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