Dean Baker: People should wonder why presidential candidates aren't talking about a much larger tax increase imposed by the Fed.
Even though displaced peoples bear the brunt of environmental violence, a proposal to support climate refugees has been dropped from the UN COP21 climate talks.
David Kristjanson-Gural is associate professor of economics and senior fellow of the Social Justice College at Bucknell University. His writing appears in the LA Progressive, Commondreams.org, the Williamsport Guardian and the Daily Item. He is a member of the Spilling Ink Writers' Collective.