The Democratic Party’s nominee for President has offered a plan to tax the wealthy that works as smart policy, despite the apoplectic cries now coming from the business press.
New door-knocking is upending the conventional wisdom about white working-class voters. They’re not united behind Trump’s willingness to blame their plight on marginalized groups.
A lay person’s primer on Catholic Social Teaching, in light of the Bernie Sanders visit to the Vatican’s Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences to speak about inequality and humanity’s common good.
Governor Kasich’s time as governor has been marked by regressive tax reform that helps the rich and hurts the rest.
Denmark again ranks as the happiest place on earth. Meanwhile, Trump is doing best in the angriest U.S. states.
The Trump phenomenon looks less surprising if we consider our history of racial inequality and white supremacy. Racial and economic insecurity in the United States have always made for a volatile combination.