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Video: Fair Taxes for All, Joseph Stiglitz
by http://billmoyers.com
Sunday Jun 8th, 2014 7:42 PM
Joseph Stiglitz is the 2001 Nobel Prize-winner for economics and teaches at Columbia University in New York.
Part One: Fair Taxes for All, Joseph Stiglitz on Moyers & Co, May 30, 2014


Part Two: How Tax Reform Can Save the Middle Class, Joseph Stiglitz on Moyers & Co, June 7, 2014


Joseph Stiglitz at the AFL-CIO Convention, September 8, 2013



Barriers are political , not economic. Humans can revise the tax code. Our tax system encourages the 1%. If you're not creating jobs here, you'll have a high tax. Median income is lower than a quarter of a century ago. All the growth has gone to the top. We no longer have a country with opportunity. Policies and politics have shaped our economy in a way that inequality becomes unconscienable.

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