Why we should Tax Big Philanthropy
Taxes exist to finance necessary government services and functions. In a civilized society the common good must take precedence over the whims of the elite.
Not all philanthropy is beneficial or useful.
Philanthropists rarely donate more than a tiny portion of their wealth.
Philanthropy is rarely adequate to deal with the needs or problems of modern society. For example, Bezos’ $2 billion will do little to reduce homelessness.Read more