I did not tweet much about Davos, but this one is interesting:
‘It feels like I’m at a firefighters conference and no one’s allowed to speak about water.’
This historian wasn’t afraid to confront the billionaires at Davos about their greed #SDGspic.twitter.com/972D1Dhzei
— Alexander Verbeek 🌍 (@Alex_Verbeek) January 29, 2019
Billionaire @MichaelDell thinks a 70% top rate of income tax would never work.@erikbryn and @RCBregman NAIL exactly why he’s wrong.
Share if you agree. pic.twitter.com/TjvcWwpBKu
— Novara Media (@novaramedia) January 26, 2019
When the top U.S. tax rate was 70%—or Higher: through the entire administrations of presidents Roosevelt, Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, and Carter, the top-tax-bracket rate was at least 70% https://t.co/FR1c9n7vrj
— Robert Went (@went1955) January 26, 2019
Rutger Bregman caused a stir for criticising tax avoidance at the World Economic Forum in Davos. On "The Economist asks" @RCBregman and @Henry_Curr debate how—and how much—to tax the rich https://t.co/bSb7d1cxN5
— The Economist (@TheEconomist) February 7, 2019
Tax evasion can be stopped.
Keywords: Erik Brynjolfsson; Rutger Bregman; Michael Dell; taxes; tax heavens
2010-01-17, updated: 2019-02-08