The super rich owe their super fortunes to factors that have little to do with ‘genius.’
Blogging Our Great Divide
New developments on the inequality front? Our Institute for Policy Studies Inequality.org editorial team tracks them here.
Real change only happens, the New Deal era suggests, when a president’s ear is hearing the shouts of mass movements.
The nation’s woefully inadequate response to the pandemic is jeopardizing millions of retirement futures.
In Arizona, a Progressive Ballot Victory Exposes the Inequitable Federal Treatment of State and Local Taxes
The Trump 2017 tax act penalizes states that tax income responsibly.
It’s going to be a Billionaire Thanksgiving. The combined wealth of U.S. billionaires has grown 34 percent since March 2020.
This essential workforce is hustling to help holiday shoppers while also organizing for hazard pay and other Covid-19 protections.
Lifting these financial burdens would help individual debt holders meet daily needs, reduce the racial wealth gap, and give a boost to the national economy.
The problem runs even deeper than Donor Class donations.