The Rising Income Gap between the Rich and the Poor: Possible causes

Income inequality was discussed much in-depth in a Huffington Post article entitled, “Alan Greenspan: Don’t Blame Capitalism for all this Inequality.” As the title suggests, the article discusses alternative factors that contribute to the increasing income gap between the rich and the poor in the US.  The discussion was a response to Greenspan’s op-ed piece […]

Low-income Immigrant Families Carrying the Burden for US Economic Welfare

The Center for American Progress, reported on the issue of ‘Class Warfare’ in an article entitled, “Why Conservatives Want to Tax Poor American Children of Immigrants.” The report gives in-depth information about the Child Tax Credit, enacted to keep America’s children above the poverty line by allowing their parents to pay reduced federal taxes. Similarly, […]