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There’s No Correlation Between Work and Worth

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Robert Reich – What someone is paid has little or no relationship to what their work is worth to society. Does anyone seriously believe hedge-fund mogul Steven A. Cohen is worth the $2.3 billion he raked in last year, despite being slapped with a $1.8 billion…

The Rise of the Non-Working Rich

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Robert Reich – In a new Pew poll, more than three quarters of self-described conservatives believe “poor people have it easy because they can get government benefits without doing anything.” In reality, most of America’s poor work hard, often in two or more jobs. The real…