Tagged: wealth inequality
Instead of new rhetoric about the middle class, Presidential candidates should invent policies to save it.
We’re unfairly rewarding the people whose work we couldn’t do without, such as taking care of the elderly.
Indebted students are a force to be reckoned with.
While millions can't even afford to feed their kids, the super rich are hiring a Swiss company to name theirs.
A tax on inherited wealth could eliminate student debt while reducing growing inequality.
The outsourcing of public services to private go-getters has concentrated wealth the whole world over. The best answer to that concentration? That just may be new forms of public ownership.
The crisis of capitalism isn't just about the gap between rich and poor. It's about the gap between what’s demanded by our planet and what’s demanded by our economy.
The Institute for Policy Studies and others host a dynamic and participatory workshop and book signing on "Strengthening Social Movement Groups by Seeing Class Cultures."
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.
From gated communities in outer space to graphs about who owns the wealth, two new films are giving Americans a window into the issue of income inequality.