Tag Archives: equality

Jim Hightower | Why Can’t Our Economy Promote Equality and Shared Prosperity?

You don’t have to be in “Who’s Who” to know what’s what. For example, if tiny groups of Wall Street bankers, billionaires and their political puppets are allowed to write the rules that govern our economy and elections, guess what? Only bankers, billionaires and puppets will profit from those rules.

52% of Latinos in the US Suffer Discrimination

Around 52 percent of Latinos in the nation claim to have been ill-treated because of their race or ethnicity, in a country that has 56.6 million Latinos, according to the survey.

The Fantastic Success of Occupy Wall Street> Immanuel Wallerstein

The Fantastic Success of Occupy Wall Street IMMANUEL WALLERSTEIN   Commentary No. 315, Oct. 15, 2011 The Occupy Wall Street movement – for now it is a movement – is the most important political happening in the United States since the uprisings in 1968, whose direct descendant or continuation it is. Why it started in the […]

Gloria Steinem on the false feminism of Sarah Palin and Michele Bachmann

Friday, August 12, 2011   The Immoral Minority Gloria Steinem on the false feminism of Sarah Palin and Michele Bachmann Gloria Steinem, a leader of the women’s liberation movement of the seventies, was feted at a luncheon on Wednesday in celebration of the HBO documentary about her life, Gloria: In Her Own Words. We were […]