Comments for: America needs an income tax increase, not a decrease

Posted March 30, 2012, at 6:24 p.m.

Somehow, large numbers of people have been convinced that cutting taxes for the rich would be good for everybody, against all historical evidence. The attack on the progressive income tax is justified by what politicians call “supply-side economics.” This theory says that if we lower taxes on capitalists, they will …

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