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Support for Taxing the Rich

The RichNew Orleans I won’t say it’s a sea change, but there are starting to be some encouraging signs of change among the elites and critical chattering classes on the issue of more equitable taxation, particularly the need for the rich to pay their fair share.

In a recent issue of the New Yorker, surely a barometer of such things if anything might be, their regular “columnist” of sorts, James Surowiecki, who does the “Financial Page” in the magazine, came out squarely for the need for more brackets to tax the rich and super rich.  Hear, hear!

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