Issues / Inequality
Top-Heavy Philanthropy in an Age of Extreme Inequality
But few of the 60 million Americans who cast their votes for Trump want to see a more top-heavy America.
Tiny house advocates say they're reducing their ecological footprints, but the extremely rich beneficiaries of this concentration pose a greater threat to our environment.
At a city council hearing, economic justice advocates helped build momentum behind CEO pay reform.
A new book from veteran researcher Dean Baker looks at the rigged rules that drive wealth to concentrate in fewer and fewer hands.
After the election, we need to focus on forcing the next president to address inequality and fix our upside down tax code.
Revelations about Donald Trump’s tax returns — and the probability that he has paid no federal income tax for decades — should spur movements to fix our broken tax system.
Help us spread the word about our latest report, "A Tale of Two Retirements: As Working Families Face Rising Retirement Insecurity, CEOs Enjoy Platinum Pensions."
New global research links income inequality to the poor fitness of America's youth.
The stories politicians tell about their successes matter — including the ones they omit.