The Hufcor plant in Janesville, Wisconsin was profitable before investors gobbled it up. Now it’s the latest highway robbery by private equity.
Research & Commentary
From academics to activists, thoughtful people worldwide are focusing their attention on economic inequality as never before.
In the face of extractive industries' enormous economic clout, Central Americans are facing increasing displacement and threats to their democratic rights.
By raising taxes on the wealthy and redirecting other public resources, we can meet everyone’s needs and strengthen our economy.
Under U.S. trade agreements, corporations are suing developing country governments for sums that far outstrip the value of humanitarian aid.
The emerging statewide coalition Recovery For All is demanding progressive tax reform as a crucial step toward reducing extreme racial and economic disparities in Connecticut.
The For the People Act would loosen the financial industry’s grip over our political system.
New IRS data show the wealthy grew even richer in the Trump years while the rest of us fell back.
As the Vice President seeks to remedy root causes of migration, she should vow to dismantle neoliberal rules that have been devastating for rural and Indigenous peoples.
Covid-19 infections in most countries have been hugely underestimated — not least because rich countries bought almost all the tests.