Press enter to search

Research & Commentary

From academics to activists, thoughtful people worldwide are focusing their attention on economic inequality as never before.

America’s Rich: Pulling Away

October 21, 2012 /

by Sam Pizzigati


Americans haven't heard much at all from Joe the Plumber this election cycle. A shame. Without his rants against sharing the wealth, no one's bothering to debate how desperately America...

The World’s Smallest Shipwreck

October 8, 2012 /

by Salvatore Babones


Last month Mitt Romney released a somewhat redacted version of his 2011 tax returns. The Romneys reported $13,696,951 in adjusted gross income, not a cent of it earned through work...

Can We Get Tougher on Crime in the Suites?

October 7, 2012 /

by Sam Pizzigati


Federal regulators have actually been cracking down somewhat lately on financial industry fraud. But the power-suited executives responsible for that fraud are still paying no personal price. What should we,...

Learn More...

Blogging Our Great Divide

Stay informed

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter