The growing concentration of wealth and power is distorting philanthropy and imperiling our democratic institutions.
Countering the undue influence of big money in our elections is a civil rights issue. H.R. 1, the For the People Act, would be a giant step forward.
Letting people fill out ballots at their kitchen table and pop them in the mail reduces economic barriers to participation for low-income Americans.
In his State of the Union address, the president made a poor attempt to conceal the continued rise in economic inequality under his administration.