In Case You Missed It: June 15 - June 21

People’s Tax Page

This week, the People’s Tax Page reconfigured our website. We now have a section on our website that will walk you through not only how the rich pay no taxes but also how the tax system is set up - so that you can fully understand our proposal to fix the issue and form your own opinion on the Progressive Spending Tax! Explore Taxation 101 here!

We also consolidated our older material into this blog, where we will be posting the articles that our fearless expert writes as well as other commentaries on current events. Follow us to stay educated on the state of our nation!

In the News

How Democrats can end America’s role as world capital of kleptocracy

In this piece, Think Progress discusses the ways that America has become a haven for ill-gotten gains and proposes 9 steps that our politicians can embrace in order to combat this problem.

Senators want to roll back tax cuts to create jobs for long-term unemployed

Yahoo! Finance reports on two market-oriented Senators propose a solution to the issue of people out of work for more than 6 months despite a booming economy.

Balancing the ledger on Juneteenth

Juneteenth Independence Day is the celebration of the abolition of slavery in the United States. The Atlantic discusses the hearing in the house judiciary committee regarding reparations.

Fintech algorithms discriminate 40% less than traditional lenders

Quartz explores the benefits of relying on carefully made algorithms instead of traditional methods when getting a mortgage, but also considers the limitations.