The Big Picture: Raise the Estate Tax, with Robert Reich

JoAnn Chateau

Another installment of ‘The Big Picture: 10 Ideas to Save the Economy’ with Robert Reich: ‘Raise the Estate Tax.’

Our democracy’s founding fathers did not want a privileged aristocracy. Yet, that’s the direction we’re going in. The tax on inherited wealth is one of the major bulwarks against it. That tax should be increased, not cut.

— Robert Reich

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‘The Big Picture: 10 Ideas to Save the Economy’ is a collaborative project between Robert Reich and MoveOn.Org.

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