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The Price of Inequality: How Today’s Divided Society Endangers Our Future

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Mike Pence’s wife is backing a candidate who wants to jail gay people
A forceful argument against America’s vicious circle of growing inequality by the Nobel Prize–winning economist.America currently has the most inequality, and the least equality of opportunity, among the advanced countries. While market forces play a role in this stark picture, politics has shaped those market forces. In this best-selling book, Nobel Prize–winning economist Joseph E. Stiglitz exposes the efforts of well-heeled interests to compound their wealth in ways that have stifled true,…

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Our nation is being destroyed by wealth disparity, reaching levels not seen since before the great depression, and the Republicans keep high fiving each other when they make it worse…

Republicans voting against their own self interest, let alone in the interest of their fellow Americans, their neighbors, etc… , has been their defining quality for decades now. It’s one of the reasons the rest of us, Democrats and Independents alike, shake our heads and throw up our hands.

When you can be so easily pilfered through fear based ridiculousness (“Immigrants and poor people are really the ones taking all the money!”), I suppose their politicians have no reason to change.

Many Republicans need to understand these facts:

  • No one is taking your guns.

  • Illegal immigrants are at worst, equal to Americans in criminal activity, and at worst are an economic wash, that would be greatly helped by some sort of protective status. You want security? Productivity? Get them on the books!

  • The difference between poor people and wealthy people are far more often a difference between fortunate people and unfortunate people… not laziness. (Good Lord…)

  • Roe v Wade isn’t going anywhere

  • “Market forces”…

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$6.09

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Paperback

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Joseph E. Stiglitz

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W. W. Norton & Company

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