Josh worked previously as a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont, the longest serving independent in Congressional history, both in his office in Washington, DC and on his successful 2012 re-election campaign. Josh is excited to work in the IPS New England office and enjoys frequent trips to the ocean and the mountains.
Donor-Advised Charity Funds Sequestering Billions in the Face of Growing Inequality
Tax cuts from the Bush, Obama, and Trump years have left a massive gap in the public coffers. This hurts everyone.
Small-dollar donations and serious on-the-ground and digital organizing are helping insurgents take back the reins of power from big money and proving voters are ready for an unapologetic leftist message.
The movement for economic justice may have lost in court, but it’s winning in the streets.
Some rich people fly first class to fancy hotels. Others fly private jets to private islands.
America’s largest state once offered residents a world-class, debt-free college education. It could again, and so could your state.
The lasting impact of slavery, red-lining, and mass incarceration, and how they contribute to today’s massive racial wealth gap.
PACs aren’t sitting well with left-leaning voters, leading candidates to move away from a reliance on corporate funding.
It’s easy to get lost in the noise from pundits and politicians who thrive on the tax code’s complexity.
More than 1.7 million viewers tuned in to Bernie Sanders’ inequality town hall streamed on Facebook Live, with tens of thousands more watching it later.
Corporate public relations teams extol bonuses to pump up the Republican re-election effort, but many people will end up unemployed.
While billionaires fund a PR push for the tax law, most ordinary workers report seeing no increase in their take-home pay.
A Pennsylvania secretary gets an extra $1.50 a week from the GOP tax bill. The Koch brothers get an extra $27 million.
The Trump tenure has been boom times for those at the top. For the rest of the country, economic opportunity looks bleak.
What Apple really unveiled were plans to collect a massive windfall from the GOP’s corporate tax handout.
In the face of countless crises, it’s time for the next generation to lead.
A country’s greatness is measured not by its richest, but by how it treats its most vulnerable members. By that measure, we’re a certified shithole.
They can start by addressing the racial wealth divide.