Issues / Inequality
Wealthiest 20 people own more wealth than half the American population
New study shows striking divide between nation’s wealthiest and the rest of us. - See more at: http://inequality.org/gawdy-not-godly/#sthash.rco9IjAr.dpuf
Making college tuition free for everyone, some claim, would waste scarce tax dollars on rich households that don’t need them. Does that claim hold water?
“The crosshairs trained on our children are now turned on us when we stand up to call out injustice in our criminal justice system.”
You might want to rethink all those really nice things you’ve been saying about ‘equality of opportunity.’
While it represents a step forward, 'ban the box' only goes so far in addressing deeper systemic issues fueling mass incarceration.
The assault at Spring Valley High is representative of the U.S.'s disturbing habit of criminalizing black and Latino children.
To help overcome inequality, the latest global gathering of economic statisticians agrees, we need to do much more than total up an economy’s goods and services.
Last week, the Supreme Court paved the way for implementation of a new rule guaranteeing the rights of homecare workers.
The new leader of the UK Labour Party is talking about capping income. Most Americans might be surprised to know that FDR did, too.