One hundred years after a graduated estate tax was first conceived, Senate progressives are bringing back the proposal.
While ordinary Americans suffer from the recession, the super-wealthy are doing just fine.
We need a whole-of-government approach to security budgeting.
Progressives and tea party activists: Where we agree, disagree, and how we can find common good.
Matt Ryan, the mayor of Binghamton, New York, is sick and tired of watching people in local communities "squabble over crumbs," as he puts it, while so much local money pours into the Pentagon's coffers and into America's wars.
A powerful lobby that's spent a decade trying to eliminate the estate tax is changing their tune.
The House Ways and Means proposal asks the wealthiest Americans to start to pay their fair share in taxes.
Chuck Collins will speak about the growing disparity of wealth that lies behind our economic woes.
Join us for a conversation between two great public scholars on the key issues of our day, and celebrate new books by each of them.
The Nation announces the winner of its "Name our Epoch!" contest.