Join the List of BankCal Endorsers!

Build the movement for economic justice: Endorse AB 1177, the California Public Banking Option Act! bit.ly/endorse1177 For more information about BankCal, Assembly Bill 1177, please visit https://bankcalnow.com/

Visualizing “Wealth Inequality”

When progressives talk about “wealth inequality,” “fair taxation of the wealthy,” or “wealth redistribution,” what do we mean? Here is a website that attempts to demonstrate the disparity with graphics: https://mkorostoff.github.io/1-pixel-wealth/ Average U.S. weekly wage in 1973: $872.44 Average U.S. weekly wage in 2021: $840.08 Jeff Bezos wealth in 2001: $1.5 billion Jeff Bezos wealth […]