Issues / Inequality
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.
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.