Despite better numbers, the latest census data leaves much to be desired for closing the racial wage, wealth, and opportunity gaps in the United States.
If we want to narrow the divide, we'll need to make a full-throttle effort to reverse existing upside-down tax incentives.
Student debt can make any career path perilous — especially if you change your mind.
A new UNICEF report shows the U.S. lagging behind countries like Turkey and Slovakia on efforts to reduce childhood inequality, even as it ranks No. 1 in wealth.
IPS drug policy expert Sanho Tree says strategies to address underlying drivers, including inequality and systemic lack of opportunities in Central America, is key to developing alternatives to the war on drugs.
In this special edition of imixwhatilike! we hosted a panel focused on class politics within the movement for Black lives.
People with working-class jobs in U.S. beach towns and ski resorts are getting pushed away by exorbitant housing costs.
Can the pope's emphasis on criminal justice reform begin to shift the ideological landscape in Washington?
Hint: it wasn't the candidates.
I went to Athens to see what economic catastrophe looks like on the ground. What I saw shocked me.