Pandemic disparities have driven workers at Starbucks and several other low-wage employers to demand a fair reward for their labor.
Colombia has new leaders who see the direct link between plutocracy and the plunder of our most valuable ecosystem.
Running on a platform of gender equity, progressive taxation, and environmental protection, Colombia’s first leftist president could bring much-needed change to a deeply unequal nation.
Over-investment in the military is a factor that left the U.S. so vulnerable to the pandemic in the first place.
The recent election in Colombia has produced new hope for the country–and for the whole region.
When you give everyone a chunk of change, does it really change their lives and their communities?
The Poor People’s Campaign marched on Washington to demand that politicians legislate to protect the fundamental rights of 140 million poor and low-wealth people in America. Here’s why a pastor from New York joined them.
Private pensions no longer narrow our income gaps. Taxing the rich to boost Social Security could.
Why are we concerned about humiliating mass murderers?
Vast fortunes rely on destroying our planet. Taxing those fortunes to fund climate action could give us a shot at survival.
In Patagonia, an Indigenous community’s fight against repressive mining interests mirrors struggles across the hemisphere.
In real life, plowing money into shiny fighter jets while Americans struggle and the climate burns makes us less safe.
At the major U.S. firms that compensate workers the worst, chiefs now pocket 670 times their typical worker pay.
Watch this stunning time lapse illustration of the rise of donor-advised funds (DAFs) as the largest recipients of charitable gifts.
“These dramatic wealth gains are unseemly in the face of the loss of over a million lives and millions of livelihoods.”