Posts tagged "99 percent"

Northwestern study says the 1 percent aren't so bad

Northwestern study says the 1 percent aren't so bad
America’s wealthiest 1 percent have gotten a bad rap as of late. Depending on your perspective, you might think their representation as greedy, disinterested and selfish is or isn’t deserved. But some social scientists at Northwestern University decided to survey 104 Chicago-area households that make more than $7.5 million to ask them about their attitudes... Read more »

Kevin Coval's 99 percent-er anthem

Kevin Coval's 99 percent-er anthem
We recently sat down and spoke with Kevin Coval, Chicago poet and author of the new book on race and art, L-vis Lives. Here’s his newest piece, a reflection on the Occupy protests–99 percent-er anthem. we, the 99% have known for too long its time for a new dream the signs explain it all. hand-written... Read more »