The Institute for Policy Studies is proud to showcase this poem dedicated to the people's struggle in Ferguson, MO, collectively written by poets of the D.C., Maryland, Virginia metropolitan area using a process described as a potluck process. Enjoy.
The big-box giant is upending people's lives by subjecting its workers to unpredictable scheduling.
Why does Wall Street tank on news portending economic gains for most Americans?
Republican politicians with presidential ambitions are suddenly treating people who can’t make ends meet a priority.
Those with disabilities are more likely to be poor and jobless than those without, making Medicaid's expansion more important than ever.
New report finds that student debt and low-wage faculty labor are rising faster at state universities with the highest-paid presidents.
Student debt and low-wage faculty labor are rising faster at state universities with the highest-paid presidents.
IPS experts weigh in on inequality, taxes, global trade deals, and global talks with Syria and Iran.
President Obama’s remarks this week on inequality and economic mobility are on the right track but need to be followed by action, said experts Sam Pizzigati, editor of Inequality.org and IPS Associate Fellow, and Chuck Collins, director of the Inequality and the Common Good project at IPS.
Sarah Anderson, author of new report "Fast-food CEOs Rake in Taxpayer-Subsidized Pay," reveals how taxpayers are funding both the bottom and top of the fast food industry on Democracy Now!