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How Rich Was Hitler (Where Did All His Money Come From)

How Rich Was Hitler (Where Did All His Money Come From)

History remembers Hitler for many things, a failed artist, his love for German Shepherds, being a Nazi dickhead- yeah, it’s mostly the Nazi dickhead thing. But one thing you might be surprised to learn about Hitler is that he was actually one of the wealthiest men of his time, and no, not just because of …

The Top Income Cities Per Capita in the United States

The Top Income Cities Per Capita in the United States

The Top Income Cities Per Capita in the United States. The United States is one of the wealthiest countries in the world and has more wealth than many other nations combined. It is also a nation of contrasts, with some of the wealthiest cities bordering some of the poorest. The cities with the highest income …

The 70% top tax rate, explained with potatoes

The 70% top tax rate, explained with potatoes

It all started with something Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said on 60 Minutes. “But once you get to the tippy-tops — on your 10 millionth dollar, sometimes you see tax rates as high as 60 or 70 percent…” She suggested the top income tax rate for the super rich should be 70 percent. The current rate is …

The Case for Basic Income | Sebastian Johnson | TEDxMidAtlantic

The Case for Basic Income | Sebastian Johnson | TEDxMidAtlantic

Translator: Michele Gianella Reviewer: Ellen Maloney So, raise your hand if you’ve heard of the basic income before. OK, so a couple of you. Well, the idea behind the basic income is that each citizen will receive enough no-strings-attached guaranteed money to cover basic living expenses. And it’s an idea that has led to some …