Tax the Rich!

Tax the Rich! By Briton Ryle Written Wednesday, July 19, 2017 This chart shows Americans’ inflation-adjusted income growth for the last 55 years. It’s not a pretty picture. The rich are getting richer, while everybody else is treading water. With a chart like this (from a 2016 paper by economists Thomas Piketty, Emmanuel Saez, and Gabriel Zucman), it’s pretty …

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We must stop ignoring left-wing extremism in Germany, Merkel’s party declares (G20)

We must stop ignoring left-wing extremism in Germany, Merkel’s party declares DPA/The Local news@thelocal.de 10 July 2017 15:43 CEST+02:00 g20g20 protestfar leftriots Rioters in Hamburg’s Schanzenviertel on Friday. Photo: DPA Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party has blamed a culture of silent tolerance of left-wing extremism for riots that blighted Hamburg during the G20 …

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Local craft breweries in Illinois have another round of success thanks to community support

Local craft breweries in Illinois have another round of success thanks to community support Illinois News Network Jul 15, 2017   Shutterstock photo ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK Illinois residents are toasting the success of the craft brewery trend, which is thriving thanks to community support. Illinois has 181 craft breweries, the 11th most in the country …

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