Wednesday December 13, 2017
SNc Channels:

Search
About Salem-News.com

 

Apr-28-2014 17:41printcomments

Middle, Rich, Poor: Why Inequality Matters

The talk is organized by the Oregon Center for Public Policy and co-sponsored by the Salem Progressive Film Series.

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author David Cay Johnston.
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author David Cay Johnston.

(SALEM) - Come listen to one of the nation's foremost experts on income inequality, David Cay Johnston, on May 3 in Salem. This event is free and open to the public.

Loucks Auditorium, Salem Public
Library, 585 Liberty St SE, Salem, Oregon

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author has just published Divided: The Perils of Our Growing Inequality. Johnston edited and contributed to this collection of essays by leading scholars and political figures, including President Barack Obama, Elizabeth Warren, Joseph Stiglitz and Paul Krugman.

“No natural forces determine income, wealth and the quality of human life. We make the decisions about who will prosper and who will not,” says Johnston. “For now, what we have chosen is extreme inequality, the worst by far of any nation with a modern economy.”

Date: Saturday, May 3

Time: 3:00 to 4:30 p.m.

Place: Loucks Auditorium, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St SE, Salem

The talk is organized by the Oregon Center for Public Policy and co-sponsored by the Salem Progressive Film Series.

________________________________________

_________________________________________




Comments Leave a comment on this story.
Name:

All comments and messages are approved by people and self promotional links or unacceptable comments are denied.


[Return to Top]
©2017 Salem-News.com. All opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Salem-News.com.


Articles for April 27, 2014 | Articles for April 28, 2014 | Articles for April 29, 2014
Since 1985, Tattoo Mike is one of the most reputable tattoo artists in Oregon.


Donate to Salem-News.com and help us keep the news flowing! Thank you.

Call 503-362-6858 to Order Ahead  or for Party Reservations!

Steele`s Karate
In Salem
Sign Up Now!