To save our democracy — which a major new report on our grand divide never gets around to recognizing — we need to contemplate our plutocracy.
Phyllis Bennis joins Ralph Nader and Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter David Cay Johnston to discuss inequality in the State of the Union address on Democracy Now!.
A millionaire's attempt to explain why he's better than you falls flat.
Addressing inequality head-on will put our nation's wealth back where it belongs — with all of us.
Poverty and deep poverty persist in this wealthy nation.
Republican politicians with presidential ambitions are suddenly treating people who can’t make ends meet a priority.
Two recent legal cases about money and free speech unveil a contradiction in our application of the First Amendment.
To support women's rights in Egypt, the international community must condemn state violence, support civil society, and work for economic justice.
With a million people demonstrating in the streets of Brazil, everyone's scrambling to understand how a 20-cent bus fare hike turned into a social revolt.
Over 55 development, faith, human rights, community, and environmental groups from more than 20 countries teamed up to ask World Bank President Jim Kim to end Bank support for all fossil fuel projects unless the projects are solely focused on directly increasing energy access for the poor.