(Common Dreams) -- Many of us are ill-informed about certain critical economic and social issues. The following facts should have been reported by the mainstream media, but unfortunately most of that media is controlled by the very people who have reason to hide the facts.
Tax Haven Cheating is Much Costlier than the Annual Safety Net—But the IRS Keeps Getting CUT
Offshore hoarding of private American wealth is estimated to be $3.3 trillion (4% of U.S. $82 trillion financial wealth).
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The safety net costs about $400 billion per year, or, including Medicaid, about $900 billion per year.