social equity

Oregon becomes the first state with mandatory rent control

 “The percentage of people in the United States who are rent burdened — or, people who spend more than 30 percent of their pretax income on rent — increased about 19 percentage points from 2001 to 2015, Pew reported. Those who were “severely rent burdened,” or spend more than 50 percent of their income on […]

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Indivisible: This March we go on offense in the House

Indivisible: This March we go on offense in the House ——————————————– Indivisibles, Introduction of the most ambitious, inclusive version of Medicare For All yet. A vote to revoke Trump’s fake emergency declaration. Oversight hearings where Democrats showed up and asked the hard questions. 56 days into the new Congress, and we are finally starting to

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Federal judge may order Trump admin to reunite migrant families separated before official policy

“I had always hoped that this land might become a safe and agreeable asylum to the virtuous and persecuted part of mankind, to whatever nation they might belong” ~ George Washington Federal judge may order Trump admin to reunite migrant families separated before official policy Gabe Ortiz Daily Kos Staff Friday February 22, 2019 · 8:06

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National Enquirer’s biggest investors include California taxpayers and state workers

Know who your retirement money is supporting? “California’s pension fund, the largest in the nation, runs on contributions from taxpayer-funded state agencies and their employees. It has long drawn scrutiny over whether its mandate of seeking strong returns meshes with liberal Californians’ expectations of ethical investment. Some of its investments drawing recent scrutiny have included

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Got Social Equity? Study Shows Richest 0.00025% Owns More Wealth Than Bottom 150 Million Americans

“Consolidation of wealth at the very top, Ingraham observes, “is eroding security from families in the lower and middle classes, who rely on their small stores of wealth to finance their retirement and to smooth over economic shocks like the loss of a job. And it’s consolidating power in the hands of the nation’s billionaires,

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