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In The Tank (Ep217) – Is America Suffering from Income Inequality?

November 15, 2019

Heartland's Donald Kendal and Jim Lakely are joined by Isaac Orr in episode 217 of the In The Tank Podcast. This weekly podcast features discussions that explore the work of think tanks across the country.

Heartland's Donald Kendal and Jim Lakely are joined by Isaac Orr in episode 217 of the In The Tank Podcast. This weekly podcast features discussions that explore the work of think tanks across the country.

What does the release of the Disney+ streaming service tell us about our society? Are we moving closer to a world where content is manipulated to placate PC culture and foreign powers like China? The trio also tackles the supposed problem of Income Inequality with a new report from the Cato Institute.

 

OPENING CHIT CHAT – Fluidity of streaming content

Disney Plus removes Michael Jackson episode of The Simpsons

https://www.ign.com/articles/2019/11/14/disney-plus-removes-the-simpsons-michael-jackson-episode-stark-raving-dad

 

Han Shot First Scene Changes AGAIN

https://www.vox.com/culture/2019/11/13/20963415/disney-plus-star-wars-han-shot-first-greedo-edit

 

INCOME INEQUALITY

Cato Institute – Exploring Wealth Inequality
https://www.cato.org/publications/policy-analysis/exploring-wealth-inequality

Foundation for Economic Education – the Imaginary Hobgoblin of Income Inequality

https://fee.org/articles/americas-record-middle-class-earnings-exposes-the-imaginary-hobgoblin-of-income-inequality/

 

FREEDOM IN THE 50 STATES

Cato – Freedom in the 50 States

https://www.freedominthe50states.org/

  

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Donny Kendal is a graphic designer for The Heartland Institute and the host of Heartland's "In the Tank" podcast.
dkendal@heartland.org @InTheTankPod
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Jim Lakely is the Director of Communications of The Heartland Institute.
jlakely@heartland.org @jlakely
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Isaac Orr is a policy fellow at the Center of the American Experiment on mining and energy issues and a policy advisor for The Heartland Institute.
isaac.orr@americanexperiment.org @thefrackingguy