Saturday, January 23, 2021

Tag: Why Post-Coronavirus America Will Have Massive Poverty

Why Post-Coronavirus America Will Have Massive Poverty

by Eric Zuesse, Strategic Culture:

The way that Congress and the President structured America’s coronavirus bailout legislation, the protections that go to the super-wealthy start immediately, but the protections that go to the neediest — the soaring numbers of unemployed, the increasingly endangered medical workers, etc. — require documentation which is creating delays that might soon cause many of these individuals to lose their homes, their cars, even their lives.

On April 17th, Matt Taibbi headlined “The Trickle-Up Bailout” and he noted that: