Leon Friedman

Leon Friedman is a professor of constitutional law at the Hofstra Law School.

Time for a Wealth Tax

Time for a Wealth Tax Time for a Wealth Tax

Instead of cutting benefits for the poor, how about taxing the total household wealth of the rich?

Nov 23, 2010 / Editorial / Leon Friedman

Inequality Counts Inequality Counts

The relentless reduction of taxes on the wealthy has created a profound inequality between the very rich and the bottom half of American society, affecting every aspect of daily li...

May 17, 2006 / Feature / Leon Friedman

Questions for Ashcroft Questions for Ashcroft

As the Senate begins its hearings on the nomination of John Ashcroft as Attorney General, it is important to focus on the different roles that his office plays in the administrati...

Jul 9, 2001 / Editorial / Leon Friedman