Redistribution of Wealth

The Myths That Justify Inequality Are Harming Us All

Bradley Allsop | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Bradley Allsop

One day we will look back on the myths that propped up this system with the same incredulity and scorn that we now do of claims of a superior race or race- the sooner that day comes, the better it will be for all of us.

George Osborne's Budget Heralded a Redistribution of Wealth - From the Poorest to the Richest

Daniel Woods | Posted 13.07.2016 | UK Politics
Daniel Woods

The first Conservative Budget in 19 years was delivered in the UK parliament on Wednesday. And there were some shocks. Having resisted the merit of a...

Welfare Myth Three - The Poor Don't Pay Taxes

Dr Simon Duffy | Posted 11.06.2013 | UK Politics
Dr Simon Duffy

A common rhetorical trick for politicians is to talk about 'looking after the tax payer'. However the reality is that they are often only really concerned with particular tax payers - the electoral groups that determine the outcomes of elections - often people on middle-incomes.

Hey Alabama, Mitt Romney Wants Your $24 Billion Back

Gareth Edmundson | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK Politics
Gareth Edmundson

Hello Republican voting Alabama, Mitt Romney wants your Federal money back. And that goes for all you other States in the Union that take more from the Federal Government than you give back.