In rich white Streeterville, Chicagoans can expect to live to 90. In poor black Englewood, it’s just 60 – the most divergent of any US city.

The new left economics: how a network of thinkers is transforming capitalism says The Guardian. Does not seem as if they transform anything. Yet? Britain ‘increasingly divided’ with most influential people five times more likely to have gone to private school - good place to start transforming. See also the sham of shareholder capitalism.

Furthermore, 9 people built an illegal $5M Airbnb empire in New York - and screwed the poor yet again. No wonder our neoliberal overlords love the gig and sharing economies, eh? But at least Microsoft employees want to starve its PAC, which keeps giving money to homophobic, racist, climate-denying Republicans.

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