Issues / Inequality
New research shows that the same inequality that gets us into economic messes, significantly slows the clean-up.
Massachusetts, California, and Oregon are all launching campaigns to combat rising inequality. Other states should take note.
A new report let's you know how much of your community’s income growth is flowing to the one percent – down to state, city, and county.
The only thing Koch's new campaign is missing is the truth: we need policies aimed at redistributing wealth.
For New York City AIDS activist Bobby Tolbert, drug profiteering and tax dodging by financial elites is a violation of basic American values.
Congress needs to subject the super rich to the same reporting and withholding standards as the rest of us.
Two decades before Bernie Sanders’ presidential candidacy, the hip-hop artist described the absurdity of inequality in America that continues to get worse today.
A movement of family members is developing around the country that aims to challenge both the conditions in which their loved ones are held and the fact of mass incarceration itself.
We can't just tax billionaires’ paychecks. We should tax the wealth they've already amassed.
The richest Americans now live 10-15 years longer than the poorest.