Issues / Inequality
Bad trade deals created the social rot Trump is exploiting today. Why does Hillary defend them?
The closure of ITT Tech should be a warning to other educational institutions looking to make a dime at the expense of students.
New Census data show rising incomes and shrinking poverty, although it’s not quite time to bust out the champagne.
Pharmaceutical execs are getting incredibly rich making life-saving medications incredibly expensive.
It's simply not true that race plays less of a role in economic inequality than it did in previous generations, Josh Hoxie tells the Real News Network.
Punitive school policies are funneling children – especially African-Americans – out of the classroom and into jail cells.
New report suggest without public policy reform, the wealth divide between white, black and Latino families will continue growing.
It would take the average black family 228 years to accrue the same amount of wealth that white families have today.
Organizers and entrepreneurs are stitching together a network of real-life businesses that put sustainability, democracy, and justice first.
If the current trend continues, it will take black families 228 years to catch up to the current wealth of the average white family.