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- I am OTHER
The Untold Story of Latinos in America “We are all Americans of the New World, and our most dangerous enemies are not each other, but the great wall of ignorance between us.”
Juan González, Harvest of Empire
"Meet powerhouse artist/activist Favianna Rodriguez — a leading voice in the movement of artists raising awareness about U.S. ...
Sunday, November 9, 2014
Income inequality impairs the American dream of upward mobility - debate [VIDEO]
This is a fascinating topic. As in many complex topics there is at least a grain of truth to both sides of the debate. We should not be seeking exact equality. There will always be huge differences between the rich and poor for many reasons which are mentioned in the debate.
The elephant in the room that I did not hear in the debate is that the question should have not used the word inequality. Instead they should have used the word inequity.
"Income inequity impairs the American dream of upward mobility."
Glaring omissions from this debate
- Racial equity. How good (or bad) is the U.S. doing?
- Racial justice. How good (or bad) is the U.S. doing?
Points for income equality or equity
Valid points against income equality or equity
What causes income inequality or inequity
- No compassion
- Lack of love and respect
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