Episode: Could Baby Bonds Help Reduce Wealth Inequality In America?


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Could Baby Bonds Help Reduce Wealth Inequality In America?

At the birth of this nation, Thomas Paine called for government baby bonds — savings bonds for every child born. The idea has been given a fresh coat of paint and is being proposed as a low cost government program to tackle the vast inequality in today’s America. Darrick Hamilton, Wendy Jones, Oren Cass and Sen. Cory Booker join Meghna Chakrabarti.



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