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  • Wealthiest Americans Get Richer as Income Gap Widens

    Soundbite Services WASHINGTON – The gap between the richest and poorest Americans continues to widen, according to a new report from the Economic Policy Institute. It analyzes tax data going back to 1917 and shows that, since the 1970s, the majority of Americans have taken home an ever smaller portion...
  • MORE THOUGHTS ABOUT INCOME & WEALTH DISPARITIES

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR Mark Zuckerberg’s Harvard University room-mate was Chris Hughes. Hughes was raised in poverty in an Appalachian community by his middle-class parents who faithfully attended church each Sunday. Just by LUCK he ended up as Mark Zuckerberg’s room-mate with an opportunity to participate in the intellectual...
  • SHARING THE WEALTH TAKES THOUGHTFUL PLANNING EFFORTS PLUS ALTRUISM

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR    This 2018 Midterm Election Year provides ordinary citizens an opportunity to express their support for those elected officials who are perceived not to have become beholden to special interests and their DARK MONEY. It does take doing some homework; being observant about intangible personal...
  • Rebuilding Wealth Through Home Ownership

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR  The “Rebuilding Wealth Through Homeownership” happened Friday, December 9, 2016 at Microsoft’s Conference Center, Mountain View, CA. This event was organized by former CA Assemblymember Joe Coto. This topic is of great interest to the general public who needs to know that in Silicon Valley,...
  • “OFFSHORE ACCOUNTS”

    Hilbert Morales /EL OBSERVADOR An Associated Press (AP) news group, which worked with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalism (ICIJ). Washington.  D.C., just exposed ‘offshore accounts’. Its report was published by the BROWNSVILLE HERALD (TEXAS), Sunday edition, April 3, 2016. This report was first  filed in Frankfort, Germany by...