Inequality.org

connecting the dots on a growing divide

Program on Inequality and the Common Good

The Program on Inequality and the Common Good focuses on the dangers that growing inequality pose for U.S. democracy, economic health and civic life. It is a project of the Institute for Policy Studies and based in Boston, MA.

Projects

  • Inequality.org

    Inequality.org

    This new inequality.org site aims to be your portal into all things online related to the income and wealth gaps that so divide us, in the United States and throughout the world. Visit www.Inequality.org

  • Too Much

    Too Much

    Each and every week, Too Much explores excess and inequality, in the United States and throughout the world. We cover a wide swatch of territory, everything from the latest executive pay outrage to the most current research insights on how staggering income and wealth divides are impacting our health and our happiness. Visit www.TooMuchOnline.org

  • Resilience Circles

    Resilience Circles

    Resilience Circles are small groups of people who come together to increase their personal security through learning, mutual aid, social action, and community support.  Circles also go by other names such as Common Security Clubs. Visit www.LocalCircles.org

  • Class Action

    Class Action and Classism.org

    Class Action is a project based at the Program on Inequality and the Common Good.  We provide a dynamic framework and analysis, as well as safe space, for people from across the class spectrum to explore class and to identify and begin to dismantle classism. We accomplish this through trainings, workshops, organizational consulting, resources, public awareness, and our blog, Classism Exposed.  Visit www.Classism.org

  • The Other 98%

    The Other 98%

    The Other 98% is a grassroots network of concerned citizens fed up with the status quo in Washington. We seek practical solutions to the many challenges facing America. We stand against the bankers, CEOs and lobbyists who have hijacked our democracy to serve themselves at the expense of everyone else. Visit www.Other98.com

  • Wealth for Common Good

    Wealth for Common Good

    Wealth for Common Good is a network of business leaders, high-income households and partners working together to promote shared prosperity and fair taxation. Our membership includes entrepreneurs, doctors, lawyers, school teachers, engineers and elected officials of all backgrounds, political stripes and from all over the country. Visit www.WealthForCommonGood.org

  • Jamaica Plain Forum

    Jamaica Plain Forum

    Jamaica Plain Forum is a free, public series of discussions, lectures, workshops, films, and events addressing current topics of interest to the Jamaica Plain community, a neighborhood in Boston where our IPS New England office is based. Visit www.JamaicaPlainForum.org

  • Jamaica Plain New Economy Transition

    Jamaica Plain New Economy Transition

    The Jamaica Plain New Economy Transition (JPNET) brings together neighbors to address the ongoing challenges of a hurting economy, climate change, and the rising costs of healthcare, food, and energy, and prepare for a transition to a new economy.  We are part of Transition U.S. Visit www.jptransition.org