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Blogging Our Great Divide
New developments on the inequality front? Our Institute for Policy Studies Inequality.org editorial team tracks them here.
The next few months will be crucial to securing the big, bold policy wins needed to build a more equitable, sustainable country for all.
Democrats just passed a budget framework that could make millions of immigrant workers less vulnerable to exploitation.
If top U.S. corporate execs are still pocketing jackpots a decade from now, our environment has no shot.
As the wealth divide grows deeper, global advocates call for one-time 99 percent emergency tax on billionaires’ pandemic windfalls to fund Covid-19 vaccines for entire world.
Rep. Cori Bush delivered a big win for millions of renters during a pandemic. But inequalities that make Black women particularly vulnerable to evictions will continue until they are paid their fair share.
The climate jobs program in the budget reconciliation deal should build on FDR’s initiative in ways that advance equity for all.