Mind the Gap - Because economic inequality in the U.S. is too big to ignore.

Why History Matters: Obama Talks about Inequality

December 6, 2013 — Brian Miller
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Ezra Klein of the Washington Post calls it "perhaps the single best economic speech of his presidency." The folks on Fox News were whining about "redistribution." Picking up a cab in Baltimore the next morning, the first thing the driver asked me was whether I saw the President's speech… He loved it. However one ranks it, Pres. Obama's speech on Wednesday nailed it, calling economic inequality the "defining challenge of our time."

Shopping & Race Relations: Giving New Meaning To Black Friday

November 21, 2013 — Maz
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This photo and audio project is a re-telling of a hilarious true story. It makes light of those seemingly trivial interactions that suggest we're not actually living in a post-racial society.

Shopping and Race Relations

November 21, 2013 — Maz

The Robin Hood Tax Makes Wall Street Pay

November 1, 2013 — Brian Miller
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There is little question that Republicans took a political hit for the senseless government shutdown. If there is a lesson to be learned for the GOP (and everyone else), it’s that government shutdowns and debt-ceiling standoffs are counterproductive and irresponsible bargaining chips in political debate.

If We Value Hard Work, Why Doesn't Our Tax Code?

October 24, 2013 — Maz
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