The Vanderbilts, once America's richest family, have become a handy punching bag for the guardians of our new Gilded Age.
The U.S. women’s soccer team outperforms its male counterpart but earns less — like women in every other field.
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.
Deepfake technology undermines any hope of once again conducting national conversations on the basis of observable reality.
10 ways that doing the right thing would save us money.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the New York state legislature could end the subminimum tipped wage for carwasheros downstate.
Everybody Has the Right to Live
The federal minimum wage has not been raised in 10 years, the longest period without an increase since the program was implemented.
My two-year old child will be the age I am now when the climate catastrophe comes, and that realization is taking a toll.
New York's latest housing legislation turns the tables on the landlord class, offering protections for renters.
As anti-extraction protests gain momentum, government responds with threats of federal prison time for those who interfere with the fossil fuel industry.
Democracy faces a global crisis. And this crisis couldn’t be coming at a worse time.
Trump's latest impeachable offense? His administration intends to actively interfere in climate research by federal scientists.
Residents of Eight Mile, Alabama await a HUD ruling on a dangerous gas leak. Meanwhile, NCRC and the South Alabama Center for Fair Housing evaluate other legal options to secure compensation for the community.
Manuel Perez-Rocha discusses Trump's plan to impose progressively increasing tariffs on Mexico, the second largest importer of U.S. goods.
We now have some new clues, thanks to the tax-evasion records whistleblowers have been so generously sharing.
Trump administration sanctions imposing new travel restrictions on Cuba will have no effect on Cuba's support for Venezuela.
For Donald Trump, tariffs are a substitute for diplomacy, just as harassment in his personal life is a substitute for normal human interaction