The Common Good

The “Class Warfare” Nonsense

Jim Wallace [sic], writing for Sojourners, stated the issue very well: “So why is it when the top 1 percent of the country controls 42 percent of the nation’s financial wealth — more than 90 percent of the rest of us — and the ratio of CEO pay to average workers salaries is 400 to 1, it is NOT class warfare? Yet simply calling for a return of the highest-end tax rates to the 1990s levels IS?”