“They’re not satisfied with just owning one candidate — they want two,” warned City Comptroller Scott Stringer, a mayoral candidate running to the left of Yang and Adams.
Another pandemic development is the addition of more centi-billionaires, or billionaires worth over $100 billion.
“Rigged economies are funneling wealth to a rich elite who are riding out the pandemic in luxury.”
A trillion dollars could maintain wages at pre-crisis levels, enabling people to stay home and stop the spread of the virus.
Piketty argues billionaires are harmful to economic growth and calls for a 90% wealth tax on those worth more than 2 billion euros.