Issues / Inequality
Americans pay more for an economy that pumps our treasure to the top than you probably think.
Obama officials have presented the big bank fee as an alternative to a financial transaction tax — but these taxes address two very different problems.
The White House is going after the tax code provision that lets the super rich avoid billions of dollars of taxes.
From Thomas Piketty to Black Lives Matter, inequality remains a top issue for Americans. Here’s a roundup of the top 5 inequality moments of 2014.
As protesters march through our cities, a new study dramatizes that at the heart of our racially fractured society is a hidden system of racial wealth inequalities.
A new law in San Francisco to curb erratic scheduling practices could be the first of many.
Ferguson put the U.S.' racial apartheid on the global stage.
The gap between rich and poor has grown so vast that even Fed chief Janet Yellen suggests it’s un-American.
No statistical contortion can hide the growing divide between the 1 percent and everyone else.
As the lame-duck Congress turns to extending corporate tax breaks, a new report reveals the growing number of corporations that spend more on executive compensation than federal income taxes.