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Paul Buchheit

  • July 04, 2018

    The American nightmare

    Deniers like Nikki Haley refuse to admit that mass poverty exists in their prosperous nation. That would reflect poorly on their capitalist beliefs....

  • February 14, 2018

    The denialists

    It’s difficult for many Americans to admit the truth about extreme poverty in our country. Our poorest citizens may not be living in a farming...

  • November 08, 2017

    Has poverty been reduced?

    “Take a bow, capitalism.” That’s from       The Economist, a business-happy publication that has...

  • June 15, 2017

    The famous five

    Defenders of the out-of-control wealth gap insist that all is OK, because, after all, America is a ‘meritocracy’ in which the...

  • November 09, 2016

    Who awaits the new president?

    Disturbing truths about the wealth gap in America have surfaced in recent months. Our nation is breaking in two. Yet downtrodden Americans are...

  • February 04, 2016

    Disappearing jobs

     Americans are feeling the impoverishing effects of the shift from middle-income to low-income jobs. The disappearance – or, more...