Issues / Inequality
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!.
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.