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  • We Demand Radical Bail Reform!

    The presumption of innocence should be respected for all citizens, not just the rich. Setting bail out of the financial reach of ordinary citizens assures that jails are full of people not convicted of any crime.

  • The 0.01 Percent's "I Reap All" Accounts

    At least 9,000 wealthy Americans have amassed $5 million-plus sized IRAs. Multimillionaires and billionaires are shielding vast fortunes from taxation with monstrously huge IRAs.

EJ Dionne Jr

EJ Dionne Jr

E.J. Dionne's e-mail address is ejdionne(at)washpost.com.

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E.J. Dionne's e-mail address is ejdionne(at)washpost.com.

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