Please join Wealth for the Common Good, Headwaters Fund, and Growth & Justice for two special events in Minneapolis: * Monday, June 14th, 5:00-7:00 pm * Tuesday, June 15th, 11:30 am-1:15 pm You are invited to hear Ann Manning, Outreach […]
I am a wealthy American who supports higher taxes on wealthy people. I realize that agitating to pay more taxes is unusual. When I appeared on Fox News recently, the host, Neil Cavuto, opposed my position but also called me […]
Originally posted on Resource Generation blog, May 24, 2010 May we all thrive by Libbey Goldberg If all of us are to thrive in the United States, we need accountability and support from our public systems of education, health, and […]
Judy Lubow reports on Shifting Responsibility: How 50 Years of Tax Cuts Benefited the Wealthiest Americans. Listen on Free Range Longmont’s website.
This year, Wealth for the Common Good became a partner of the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), a powerful coalition of business networks committed to building a vibrant, just, and sustainable economy. While our focus continues to be on taxes, […]
Don’t blame — or favor — the rich: A new report (by rich people!) finds that the wealthy are earning much more and paying much less in taxes. As the rhetorical wars on tax policy escalate, let’s allow right up […]
Pay my share, But it’s a shame; Wish the rich, Would do the same. Some serious and high-minded rich people calling themselves “Wealth for the Common Good” think they might ought to pay higher taxes. Not only themselves of course, […]
President Obama is ‘spreading the wealth,’ that is, taxing the rich and redistributing the wealth. Good policy or heavy-handed intrusion? “When you spread the wealth around, it’s good for everybody,” presidential candidate Barack Obama famously told an Ohio man, soon […]