The Nation: The Nation: Wealth for the Common Good

At a moment when conservative Democrats are holding real healthcare reform hostage under the guise of “fiscal discipline”–fighting against a robust public option, promoting a regressive taxation of health benefits, and opposing a surtax on the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans–a […]

: Yes! magazine: Taxing Wealth for the Common Good

Published on 5 August 2009. Linked from yesmagazine.org. By Chuck Collins When members of Congress proposed paying for expanded health care with a tax surcharge on America’s wealthiest citizens, the attack was swift but predictable. Taxing the top was labeled […]