A surging egalitarian current is shifting the Democratic Party’s policy mainstream—so we asked the presidential candidates about it.
Blogging Our Great Divide
New developments on the inequality front? Our Institute for Policy Studies Inequality.org editorial team tracks them here.
We need to fix the health care system that has Joe Six-Pack paying the same basic tax as Jeff Bezos.
Landmark new legislation before Congress links corporate taxes to the CEO-worker pay divide.
The House-Senate companion bill addresses corporate America’s extreme disparities, giving firms an incentive to lift up the bottom and bring down the top of their pay scales.
With personal fortunes worth dozens of billions, modern American deep pockets can afford one of just about everything.
The fires ravaging California offer still another reason to fear our grand economic divides.
Egalitarian-minded economists are pushing for a ‘GDP 2.0’ — and getting some lawmaker help.