Issues / Inequality
Slavery still shapes our society.
An interview with Sarah Byrnes
It sounds crazy, but a major distraction in our debate about inequality in America today is inequality itself.
Here are five key quotes from the encyclical that will shake up the global climate debate.
As a millennial, I take the push to ditch the estate tax personally.
A new special issue of The Nation brings an inequality frame to our current cyber world.
Every economic class in America plays a different game of chance, each with its own vastly different cost and payout.
In the United States, top corporate execs sometimes make more in an hour than their workers can make in a year. At Mondragon, one of Spain’s largest companies, no execs can make more in an hour than their workers make in a day.
With two new legislative initiatives, Senator Sanders is proposing to tax Wall Street speculators to guarantee all Americans a good shot at a college degree.
By righting a 150-year-old wrong, re-enactors aim to help remedy long untreated ills at the root of today’s #BlackLivesMatter movement