"If Silicon Valley were a country, it'd be sixth in the world in GDP per capita."
"The poor you have with you always." Jesus is said to have spoken these words, but he certainly didn't mean that his followers should aim to keep it that way.
Solutions are possible. Much will depend on whether the political will can be mustered. That will depend on mass struggle.
We are headed to a world where just one percent of the population own and control more than all the rest of us combined.
I believe in charity, but it is no substitute for government resources and policies. That's why I urge people to support change agents.
We are faced with a choice of who will pay to rebuild our infrastructure, educate our children, and transition to a green economy.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's "tale of two cities" could be told in cities across the country.
The ALEC forces are now subjecting Ohio counties with a strong organized labor base, to an onslaught of proposed changes in county government which, if passed, will abolish countywide election of county leaders.
The campaign against corporate criminals and their gluttonous greed just added a new speaker with a very loud voice, Pope Francis I.
Of those receiving government help in the form of food stamps or the SNAP program, 76 percent are children, disabled, or elderly.