Regions / United States
Cutting all taxes on investments was a bad idea sixteen years ago and remains a bad idea today.
The Facebook founder saw his wealth ranking jump while others sink. At his age, he appears to be the most likely candidate for the world’s first trillionaire.
Our world’s billionaires don’t merit either their billions, suggests Oxfam economist Didier Jacobs, nor the right to claim we’re all living in a ‘meritocracy’.
This UN presence marks another important step forward to obtaining true independent oversight and justice for many who have lost their families to anti-Black police terrorism.
Our foreign policy is aggressive, parochial, and hard-hearted. Unless voters finally demand differently, our next president will be the same.
Survivors call solitary confinement “living death.”
The Iranian gusher means prices won’t rebound anytime soon.
People with working-class jobs in U.S. beach towns and ski resorts are getting pushed away by exorbitant housing costs.
New analysis shines spotlight on the growing racial disparity in wealth with up-to-date figures and cutting edge public policy solutions.
What the negative wealth at the bottom of the economic spectrum says about our overall economy matters deeply.