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Steve Mnuchin’s Wife Online (Not So Humble) Brag Brings Huge Backlash (INSTAGRAM)

Steve Mnuchin’s Wife Online (Not So Humble) Brag Brings Huge Backlash (INSTAGRAM)

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin is famous for foreclosing on many people caught up in the 2008 housing crisis. He was even known as the ‘forclosure king’. He also managed to escape prosecution. Well meet his wife, Scottish actress Louise Linton. She likes to show off on social media. She likes flaunting her big designer brands […]

The ‘Mythical’ Universal Basic Income – Could It Work In The United States? (VIDEO)

The ‘Mythical’ Universal Basic Income – Could It Work In The United States? (VIDEO)

Some countries in Europe and a few states here in the U.S. have experimented with universal basic incomes for its citizens. However, could this work across the entire country here? What Is Universal Basic Income? First off, a universal basic income is similar to Social Security in that everyone gets a fixed amount of money […]

Poverty-Stricken People Are Kept Poor By Profiteering Vultures (VIDEO)

Poverty-Stricken People Are Kept Poor By Profiteering Vultures (VIDEO)

When you think of someone living in poverty what comes to mind? The word “lazy” maybe? Perhaps “lack of morals” is a phrase you think of? Even the term “irresponsible” may come into play? This is the stereotype faced by a massive part of the United States’ population that lives at or below the “poverty line.” This […]

Fighting Income Inequality: Is It Time To Raise Taxes On The Rich? (VIDEO)

Fighting Income Inequality: Is It Time To Raise Taxes On The Rich? (VIDEO)

Last month, Hillary Clinton accepted the presidential nomination for the Democratic party. She gave a very inspiring speech at the Democratic National Convention. One particular line she said was: “Wall Street, corporations, and the super-rich are going to start paying their fair share of taxes.” According to a recent Gallup poll, 63 percent of Americans […]

REPORT: Millennials Earning Less Than Previous Generation (VIDEO)

REPORT: Millennials Earning Less Than Previous Generation (VIDEO)

I am a millennial (ages 16 to 35), and I struggle with money. Apparently, I’m not the only one. According to a new report, my generation is likely going to be the first in history that doesn’t earn more than the previous generation. The report, “Stagnation Generation,” claims: “A typical millennial has actually earned £8,000 […]

These Memes Depict The Dramatic Income Inequality Present In The U.S.

These Memes Depict The Dramatic Income Inequality Present In The U.S.

Okay, holidays are over. And instead of gleefully anticipating Christmas gifts, we’re left in wait of W-2s. But even those who ordinarily remain in glee, anticipating tax refunds, will have to clip their spirit short; the IRS said in December that filings will take longer to process this year (and no, that’s no hoax ? […]

Income Inequality Doesn’t Just Hurt The Poor. It Hurts Us All

Income Inequality Doesn’t Just Hurt The Poor. It Hurts Us All

The current United States economy can be viewed in both positive and negative ways. But one of the most serious problems is the widening income gap between the wealthiest Americans and nearly everyone else. Statistics show that job creation has increased and gas prices are going down, both of which help people throughout the income […]

Pizzeria Shows McDonald’s How To Treat Minimum Wage Workers

Pizzeria Shows McDonald’s How To Treat Minimum Wage Workers

While Mcdonald’s, Burger King, Wendy?s, and all the other likes of digestive disasters are hoarding away billions of profit off the sweat of an underpaid staff, there sits a quaint, humble, and philanthropic pizzeria pub in Jackson, Mississippi. This pizza/pub ?donated an entire day’s worth of profit on December 10, 2013 to be split among […]