News & Analysis of Economic, Racial, Gender Justice and More

FEATURING IRIT TAMIR - On Tuesday Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos, the world’s wealthiest man, took a 10-minute joyride more than 60 miles into space on a rocket that his company had helped to build and upon landing, exclaimed, “best day ever!” Bezos’s space adventure came days after billionaire Richard Branson flew a rocket plane 50,000 feet into the air and before Tesla founder and billionaire Elon Musk plans a similar trip. While the three wealthy white men are gushing in what their billions can bring them, Oxfam this month released a grim new report finding that wars, the pandemic, and the climate crisis are killing 11 people a minute the world over.

This post is for subscribers only

Sign up now to read the post and get access to the full library of posts for subscribers only.

Sign up now Already have an account? Sign in
You’ve successfully subscribed to Rising Up With Sonali
Welcome back! You’ve successfully signed in.
Great! You’ve successfully signed up.
Your link has expired
Success! Check your email for magic link to sign-in.