Issues / Inequality
New book, Five Easy Theses, offers straightforward solutions to the nation’s most vexing problems.
A wildly popular new podcast challenges firmly held beliefs around social mobility and our education system.
A new hire on Capitol Hill might be what we need to build a finance force that will close tax loopholes for the wealthy.
Black people are twice as likely to be pulled over as whites — and three times more likely to experience the use of force afterward.
Help us spread the word about our latest report, "The Ever-Growing Gap: Without Change, African-American and Latino Families Won’t Match White Wealth for Centuries"
George Lakey’s new book, Viking Economics explains how the Nordic countries achieved their egalitarian society and high standard of living by addressing inequality.
For the first time, Democrats are acknowledging America's deep racial wealth gap — Here's how we can start to close it.
As the nation becomes more Black and Brown an economic crisis in wage earnings could be on the horizon.
As Americans are desperately trying to juggle their finances, bank CEOs are maximizing their profits through overdraft fees.
This Fourth of July, we should remember what the founders knew: wealth concentration is a threat to the success of the nation.