Issues / Inequality
This report provides a new understanding of the growing ways in which those in poverty are disproportionately targeted, marginalized, and prosecuted.
Estate tax critics never let facts get in the way of a good story.
The taxes we pay should bankroll quality public services, not corporations and overpaid CEOs.
A new landmark student debt strike is drawing attention to the desperate need for action on a student debt crisis that’s enriching a few at the expense of an entire generation.
We’re unfairly rewarding the people whose work we couldn’t do without, such as taking care of the elderly.
Indebted students are a force to be reckoned with.
Thousands of undocumented immigrant students who work hard and play by the rules are being denied the fruits of their labor.
The financial industry’s 2014 bonuses were double the combined earnings of all Americans who work full-time at the federal minimum wage.
I'll still protest the giant retailer, but maybe a little more quietly.
Walmart raised wages after being pressured by its own employees, but it still outpaces the pack when it comes to overpaid execs. - See more at: http://inequality.org/walmart-needs-maximum-wage/#sthash.45cZkNDm.dpuf