Issues / Inequality
WalletHub interviews Marjorie Wood on income inequality, the racial wealth gap, and reforms that must be implemented at the policy level to tackle these issues.
The SEC finally moves, ever so slightly, against wagers that reward CEOs when their companies fail.
Phyllis Bennis discusses the multiplying crises on the ground across the Middle East, including developments inside Palestine, between the U.S. and Israel, and within the U.S. Jewish community.
The President’s populist budget will leave Republicans scrambling to explain why they don’t support it.
If redistribution is so terrible, why do our policy wonks pay so little attention to redistribution from poor to rich?
Can we trust Oxfam’s latest numbers on global inequality? Critics don’t think we should. But their pushback is getting pushback aplenty.
First they were the inequality-deniers. Now you might call them the inequality-opportunists.
The rules are stacked against most of us.
To save our democracy — which a major new report on our grand divide never gets around to recognizing — we need to contemplate our plutocracy.
Phyllis Bennis joins Ralph Nader and Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter David Cay Johnston to discuss inequality in the State of the Union address on Democracy Now!.