Low-income parents risk jail for putting their kids in better public schools, while the rich bribe colleges to shut the poor out.
Blogging Our Great Divide
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The ultra-rich are using philanthropic vehicles to shield their wealth—it’s time Congress acted, Chuck Collins writes in The Nation.
Longtime inequality expert and activist Chuck Collins gave away his inheritance at 26, spending the next three decades mobilizing against inequality. He uses his perspective from both sides of the divide to deliver a new narrative.
It’s time to heal the deep wounds of racism — not only to ensure equity for African Americans, but for our entire economy.
A new report offers recommendations for state policymakers looking to strengthen the backbone of the care economy — the direct care workers themselves.