New York is one of the leaders in inequality between working people and the ultrarich.
“Top 1 percent make 44 times more than the bottom 99 percent statewide…”
The COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare deep societal inequalities that have existed all along. The burdens of this virus are falling on our most vulnerable.
We are looking at almost $10 billion in budget cuts. These cuts will do serious damage to our most critical services and essential workers.