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By: Jon Geeting
Rolling Stone's Jesse Myerson has ignited a fun debate over Five Economic Reforms Millenials Should Be Fighting For to reduce wealth inequality, with conservative bloggers tripping over each other to denounce Myerson's ideas as Communist, and liberal bloggers pointing out that most are quite banal and sensible when you strip away the political rhetoric.
The "communist" charge is especially amusing, considering that one of Myerson's proposals - the land value tax - was once derided by Karl Marx himself as "capitalism's last ditch."
Here's the excerpt from the Rolling Stone piece: