By Sue McMurray, Carson College of Business
PULLMAN, Wash. – David Cay Johnston, author and investigative journalist who won the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for reporting on U.S. corporate tax policy, will present “Taxing the many to give to the few: How government creates inequality,” at 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, in CUE 203 at Washington State University.
By Adriana Aumen, College of Arts & Sciences
PULLMAN, Wash. – A “proud and unapologetic capitalist” and member of the 1 percent, Nick Hanauer will bring his searing view of U.S. economic policies to Pullman and Spokane, Wash., on Oct. 2 in two free, public presentations of Washington State University’s Thomas S. Foley Distinguished Lecture.
SPOKANE – The impact of rising energy prices on food prices and income inequality in America will be featured topics as nearly 400 Washington State University Extension educators from throughout the state gather in Spokane March 6 – 8. “Envision, Empower, Evolve” is the theme for the bi-annual, All-Extension Conference, which will be held at the Red Lion Inn at the Park and the WSU Spokane campus. “The theme was thoughtfully chosen to provide a framework for discussing emerging issues of Extension, such as the changing demographics and cultural diversity of the state and region, the complex problems we face as a nation dependent on fossil … » More …