A Green New Deal. Millennials in motion. This could be big.
It should come as no surprise, but inequality is bad for people. Our current economic way of thinking, often termed neoliberalism, states quite the opposite. Let’s let the facts speak for themselves. It turns out that equality is good for people. Shocking. Richard Wilkinson:
The economy is also better with less inequality. Remember the middle class society? Unionize.
Would your employer pay you if they didn’t need to? How about if they could pay someone else less? David Weil:
How to pay for all this? The same mechanism will save the capitalist economy from itself. That is in fact a very convenient truth. Thomas Piketty: