There would be no need for our elected leaders to trim our safety net if our richest corporations didn't turn avoiding their fair share of taxes into an art form.
U.S. rates on wealth have fallen while rates on labor income have gone up. That's unsustainable.
They pinpoint what's truly unsustainable about the nation's tax system.
Instead of gaming the tax system to boost corporate profits, American business leaders need to start investing more in this nation.
Our tax code pads the bottom line of the Americans who need help the least.
With endless foreign aid, the US has undercut mechanisms of democratic accountability in Afghanistan and should not be surprised at the results.
Are hedge funds a financial service or a racket?
A gaping tax loophole pads executive pay and the federal debt.
Ordinary Americans who rely on government retirement benefits are actually subsidizing runaway CEO pay.
Monumental gifts to museums are coinciding with the erosion of arts programs at the nation's public schools.