economic inequality

New Definitions for a New World: 'Koch Brothers Capitalism'

New Definitions for a New World: 'Koch Brothers Capitalism'
By labeling a type of capitalism, the action implies that there are other kinds of capitalism. And that means that capitalism doesn't have to be the way people like the Koch Brothers are making it. So, what is Koch Brothers Capitalism and can America survive its reign?
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TX Drunk-Driving Teen Who Killed 4 People Highlights America's 'Affluenza' Affliction

TX Drunk-Driving Teen Who Killed 4 People Highlights America's 'Affluenza' Affliction
Two weeks ago, Ethan Couch, a TX teen, killed four Texans. He got behind the wheel of his car with three times the legal limit of alcohol in his blood, mowed down several pedestrians, and now four families are without their children. The judge let Ethan off with 10 years probation and prescribed therapy. The defense argued that Ethan has "affluenza," a condition by which rich people don't understand and are thus not responsible for the consequences of their actions.
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