Meet the folk hero of Davos: the writer who told the rich to stop dodging taxes

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Meet the folk hero of Davos: the writer who told the rich to stop dodging taxes

Jan 31 2019

One of the biggest stars to come out of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, last week wasn’t a CEO or a head of state or a venture capitalist. It was Rutger Bregman, a Dutch journalist and historian, who used his speaking time at the conference to lambaste the rich attendees for failing to talk about the one thing we know could fight wealth inequality: raising taxes for the kind of people who go to Davos.

Source: Vox

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