The Nation: The Nation: The Plutocracy Prevention Act

A century ago this summer, Theodore Roosevelt gave his remarkable “New Nationalism” speech about the dangers of concentrated wealth and corporate power. After witnessing a decade of financial corruption and corporate malfeasance, Roosevelt called on the nation to “effectively control […]

The Huffington Post: Huff Post: Resurrect the Estate Tax

by Chuck Collins & Sam Pizzigati

Originally published on HuffingtonPost.com, June 2, 2010

How can a civilized nation afford to hand the heirs of the super-rich billions of dollars tax-free and not afford to keep teachers in classrooms? […]

The Oregonian: The Oregonian: Let My Tax Cut Expire

I don’t love taxes, nor am I impressed with everything government does with my money. But at the end of this year, Congress should let the 2001 and 2003 federal tax cuts sunset for households with incomes of more than […]

Forbes.com: Forbes: Raise My Taxes, Please!

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 […]

: RG blog: May we all thrive

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 […]