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Renting is your best bet
by tovarichpeter in #housing   190 comments, latest 4 years ago It’s now cheaper to rent than own. Across a large swath of Southern California, owning a house has become less attractive financially in the wake of rapid home price...

Inequality is a bitch
by tovarichpeter in #misc   170 comments, latest 3 years ago
America's doctors are overpaid
by tovarichpeter in #misc   153 comments, latest 4 years ago American health care costs a lot because the prices Americans pay for health care services are very high. And hospitals charge those high prices for the same reason any...

We are doomed without a wealth tax
by tovarichpeter in #misc   149 comments, latest 3 years ago

Trump has already lied more than any other president
by tovarichpeter in #misc   140 comments, latest 6 months ago

Core beliefs of economic right wingers
by tovarichpeter in #misc   138 comments, latest 3 years ago The Right believes that anyone who does not succeed or prosper in the system lacks the necessary self-discipline, or was born with the wrong genes. There are no flaws...

What caused the past, and current housing bubbles
by tovarichpeter in #housing   137 comments, latest 4 years ago Wallison wants to blame the bubble on government policy of promoting homeownership. There certainly has been a problem of a housing policy that is far too tilted toward homeownership,...
Tech workers want to leave Silicon Valley
by tovarichpeter in #misc   134 comments, latest 2 years ago A growing number of engineers and tech workers from the San Francisco Bay Area are looking to leave Silicon Valley for burgeoning tech hubs such as Austin, Texas, and...

83% of U.S. top science students are children of immigrants
by tovarichpeter in #misc   134 comments, latest 6 months ago The author is a Forbes contributor. The opinions expressed are those of the writer. Loading ... Loading ...
Housing starts plummet
by tovarichpeter in #housing   125 comments, latest 4 years ago Reuters) - Ground-breaking for new U.S. homes plummeted more than expected in April from an almost five-year high, but applications to build new homes shows the housing sector could...

$10 minimum wage will lift 5 million out of poverty
by tovarichpeter in #misc   121 comments, latest 4 years ago Monday from University of Massachusetts-Amherst economist Arindrajit Dube finds. That would bring about 4.6 million people out of poverty directly and reduce the ranks of the nation's poor by...

Save money. Don't buy vitamins
by tovarichpeter in #misc   120 comments, latest 4 years ago Nutrition experts contend that all we need is what's typically found in a routine diet. Industry representatives, backed by a fascinating history, argue that foods don't contain enough, and...

Most people not doing well in todays economy
by tovarichpeter in #misc   100 comments, latest 3 years ago Fed's new Survey of Consumer Finance. The item that many may find surprising is that median wealth was lower in 2013 than it was in 2010 is spite of...
A rising tide only lifts rich people's yachts
by tovarichpeter in #misc   95 comments, latest 3 years ago For a long time, the right has argued that we shouldnt worry about inequality because the true concern is the reduction of poverty. Conservatives also maintained that higher levels...

Bernie Sanders announces Medicare For All
by tovarichpeter in #misc   91 comments, latest 6 months ago Affordable Care Act on Friday, leading figures in the progressive wing of the Democratic Party are rallying behind a single-payer health insurance and a raft of other bold reforms.
What Second Amendment Rights?
by tovarichpeter in #misc   89 comments, latest 5 years ago

The class war is widening on airplanes
by tovarichpeter in #misc   88 comments, latest 3 years ago Miami and Paris, after one annexed the sliver of territory they shared by reclining his seat. It was one of three such incidents within a fortnight which led to...

illegal immigrants pay billions in taxes
by tovarichpeter in #misc   88 comments, latest 7 months ago In this file photo, participants in the “Day Without Immigrants,” hold the Mexican flag, while Mexica Yolotl, a traditional Aztec group of Mexico-Americans dancers and drummers from the Twin...

Occupied people have a right to exist
by tovarichpeter in #misc   87 comments, latest 3 years ago For the third time in five years, the worlds fourth largest military power has launched a full-scale armed onslaught on one of its most deprived and overcrowded territories. Since...

Why we need a strong minimum wage - Graph
by tovarichpeter in #misc   86 comments, latest 4 years ago
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