A Robin Hood Tax To Take Back Our Economy

By: Tuesday February 25, 2014 6:58 pm

The Robin Hood tax, a small tax of less than ½ of 1% on Wall Street transactions can generate hundreds of billions of dollars each year in the US alone. It is an idea whose impact can be felt globally as well.

 

Lakeside Diner

By: Thursday July 26, 2012 4:45 am

A variety of links to articles/interviews/speeches on current issues that may be of interest.

Lakeside Diner

By: Thursday June 28, 2012 4:45 am

A variety of links to articles/interviews/speeches on current issues that may be of interest.

Robin Hood Tax Campaign Comes to the US

By: Tuesday June 19, 2012 5:25 pm

Actor Mark Ruffalo, musicians Tom Morello (Rage Against the Machine) and Chris Martin (Coldplay), economists Jeffrey Sachs, Joseph Stiglitz and Larry Mishel (EPI), and Bishop Desmond Tutu have endorsed the Financial Transaction Tax (FTT) as part of the US coalition. National Nurses United, one of the leading labor groups on this issue, has taken a role in this project as well. They have planned rallies in 15 US cities over the course of the week.

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