The racial wealth divide is bringing down median wealth, while wealth at the very top soars.
Ninety years out from Dr. King’s birth, the typical white family had 41 times more wealth than the typical Black family
To fulfill Dr. King’s dream we must drop the fantasy of a post-racial America and get real.
90 years after King was born, the racial wealth divide is actually growing — which drags down the entire economy.
How Enriching the 1% Widens the Racial Wealth Divide
Kicking the can down the road appears to be a bipartisan sport in Washington.
Here’s what we could spend it on instead.
The president is going to demonize the media no matter what they do. So why not do the right thing?
The United States is a land of plenty, not scarcity — and undocumented immigrants are not the reason our hospitals and social services are crumbling.
Where’s the Wall? Where’s the deal with North Korea? Where’s that Rust Belt revival?
The important demand that CNN rehire Hill has obscured much of the actual content of his speech.
Teachers won the first charter school strike in the U.S. by demanding everything from pay raises to sanctuary schools for students.
Should we treat the super rich as a distraction or a clear and present danger? No question more deeply divides the opposition to The Donald.
As Trump threatens not to sign the appropriations bill, the battle over the border wall continues to hold up federal government funding.
Contemporary renewals of Black-Palestinian solidarity have faced aggressive attacks by the U.S. liberal establishment. CNN is just the latest example.