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Guest post: Who Are the 1%?

Update: Mike Konczal also takes a  look at this question in Who are the one percent and what do they do for a living.Update 2: Another source for historical trends on inequality is at The Center for Budget and Policy Priorities by Taryn Hart     Taryn Hart publishes at her blog Plutocracy files and has interviewed […]

Short list of articles on Occupying XX

A short list of thoughts on Occupying Together and comments makes for an interesting scan: Mark Engler, Five Things That #OccupyWallStreet Has Done Right Micah Sifry, #OccupyWallStreet: There’s Something Happening Here, Mr. Jones. Mike Konczal, Understanding the Theory Behind Occupy Wall Street’s Approach Doug Henwood, The Occupy Wall Street non-agenda Glenn Greenwald, What’s behind the […]