Taxing the rich won’t be effective unless we deploy a variety of policy approaches. After all, the richest among us are often experts at dodging taxes.
The last thing on your mind during a ride to the ER should be: Is this going to bankrupt me?
Juneteenth was supposed to mark the end of a horrific era of oppression, but racial inequality remains rampant. These 10 policy proposals could change that.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the New York state legislature could end the subminimum tipped wage for carwasheros downstate.
Democracy faces a global crisis. And this crisis couldn’t be coming at a worse time.
Billionaires have become a protected class, employing the brightest graduates to defend and multiply their assets and privileges. Don’t help them exacerbate inequality.
By 2035, seniors will outnumber children. A new plan in Washington state shows how we can care for them — and for their caretakers.
The only upside to Bolton’s dangerous aggression toward Iran is that it may put him too far out in front of Trump.
Mass incarceration is now a bipartisan concern. Its effects on our democracy should be, too.
Rideshare drivers around the world strike for better pay and working conditions from the multi-billion dollar company.
Phyllis Bennis discusses the recent Israeli bombardment of the Gaza Strip and the real nature of Kushner’s supposed “Deal of the Century.”
A tiny uptick in wages won’t do much to help Americans squeezed by debt and facing rising prices for medicine, child care, housing, and other essentials.
Trumpeting rising GDP and disposable income ignores harsh economic realities for working class people.
The United States is spending $750 billion on its war machine. That money should be going to food, education, health care, and shelter for working people.
The flurry of favors the president did for Bibi could constrain U.S. policy — and hurt people in the region — for years to come.