Issues / Inequality
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
Using FBI Director James Comey's speech on inequality and bias in policing to make a broader point about the state of education and the reform needed.
Researchers at the International Monetary Fund are detailing just how much societies suffer — and top execs grab — when trade unions have no strong presence.
The New York Times and the Washington Post have done some solid reporting on inequality. But this past week doesn’t rank among their finest moments.
Companies large and small are hurtling toward bankruptcy.