Two global groups have joined to create a first-ever yardstick for holding our world's top politicos accountable, nation by nation, for narrowing our grand divides.
Women owe two-thirds of the nation’s outstanding $1.3 trillion student loan debt.
Three ways to rewire the economy for equality and ecological sustainability.
While Republicans are proposing severe cuts to housing assistance, they are continuing to subsidize Blackstone and other private equity housing profiteers.
Just another chapter in the weird stories of the first family.
The Contract Buyers League thought they stamped out predatory contracts for deeds, but thanks to private equity firms, these practices targeting low-income communities of color have resurfaced.
As EU negotiators struggle to reach the finish line on a financial transaction tax agreement, 52 industry professionals issue a joint statement in support.
Three ways the president is selling tax cuts for the rich when no one actually wants them.
A tax on concentrated would have a positive impact on the economy for everyone, reducing the racialized, distorting impact of concentrated wealth.
Fortunately for workers, credible research still points to raising the minimum wage as one reliable solution to the scourge of inequality.
An expert explains how shadowy practitioners of financial trickery help facilitate widespread tax evasion — and undermine democratic government.
Building on the momentum of the recent election, activists are demanding justice for Grenfell Tower fire victims as part of a broader agenda to narrow economic and racial divides.
Making breakthroughs for consumers is hard, companies have found. But making fortunes for CEOs is easy.
Even over 150 years after slavery, black families still lag centuries behind whites in household wealth.
Deep pockets are pushing to place the blame on firms that can't keep up with the top 5% of companies, and want to see labor rights slashed accordingly.
Modeled after the Civil Rights Era’s citizenship and freedom schools, the new Sojourner Truth School for Social Change Leadership teaches skills for the Trump Era.
The more wealth the super rich pile up, new research details, the more taxes they maneuver to evade.
Despite a growing consensus that corporate CEOs are overpaid, Washington's CEO Pay Apologists Club mobilizes to strike down executive pay reforms.
After two years without a budget, the Illinois state senate moves to close a tax loophole that cost the state billions.
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We need to do more than assail the heartless new Trump budget. We need to understand its roots in our chronic and continuing inequality.