We want a "peace economy" that creates jobs, invests in our communities, restores and improves public services, saves the environment, and builds the infrastucture. We urge you to sign the petition at www.jobs-not-wars.org that calls for an end to the austerity and militarism that this Congress and Administration seem intent on.
This NY Times article will tell you what you need to know about what Ronald Lauder and other members of the 1% do to buy art and avoid taxes. Talk about their personal and corporate tax rates is bogus because they hire armies of accountants who know their way around the IRS regulations. It helps to have had a rich mother.