The median White family now has 41 times more wealth than the median Black family and 22 times more wealth than the median Latino family
Serious proposals are on the table to address the deepening divide between the uber-rich and the rest of us.
It is great that the rise in inequality seems likely to be a major topic in the 2020 presidential campaign. However, it is important that we think carefully about how best to reverse it
In today’s global economy, financial security is increasingly the property of the 1%
The underlying thrust: Let’s deny government contracts, subsidies and tax breaks to corporations that pay their top executives immoderately more than their workers
Only 26 individuals have as much wealth as 3.8 billion people
Capitalism is a perfect system for people like this, who care only about making more money than everyone else, and fail to grasp the importance of a healthy, working society
Unemployment is low, but federal employees are lining up at food banks. They aren’t alone
tAn appeal from the mortgage industry has resulted in hundreds of IRS staffers returning to the agency to carry out income verifications for lenders
Has Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Just Turned It?