In the face of gridlock at the federal level, Seattle is leading the way towards a more just economy.
Fortunately for workers, credible research still points to raising the minimum wage as one reliable solution to the scourge of inequality.
Imploring people to simply work harder ignores the fact that most jobs don’t pay enough to get ahead.
With national policy likely to compound the income and wealth gap in the coming years, states and localities are fighting back.
Abandoned by Congress, Portland is putting an end to its staggering CEO-worker pay ratio.
The culture that led to the 2008 financial crisis continues to flourish.
The 2016 bonus pool held enough dollars to lift the pay of all of the country’s more than 3 million servers up to $15 an hour.
New kinds of work require new ideas — and new ways of organizing.
With Washington looking hopeless, it’s up to local communities to close the gap between the richest and the rest.
Through our weekly feature on Inequality.org, we’ve highlighted inspirational leaders fighting inequality throughout the country.
Here’s how the key inequality-related ballot initiatives we were tracking turned out.
On Nov. 8, voters in many states will weigh in on a variety of inequality-related issues, from taxing the wealthy to price-gouging on drugs.
Maine People’s Campaign to Raise the Minimum Wage, Fund Education, and Provide Universal Family Healthcare
An interview with rising progressive star, Ben Chin, Political Director of Maine People’s Alliance.
Tax reform, Wall Street accountability, and the racial wealth divide are all acknowledged in this year’s agenda.
Despite disappointing election results, the Podemos Party’s commitment on inequality has already reshaped the Spanish political landscape.