Combating inequality means both lifting up and building power at the bottom, and breaking up concentration of wealth and power at the top. That’s why we work at the intersection of economic and racial justice through projects designed to build leadership and self-empowerment of black workers, immigrant workers, and low-wage workers, youth and families affected by incarceration, along with projects aiming to reverse the rules that criminalize poor people of color, and projects fighting to ensure that the wealthy and Wall Street corporations pay their fair share of taxes.
New legislation would put an end to an income tax windfall for millionaires and their descendants.
Our biggest tax evaders have been living high on the hog. They may soon have cause to worry.
The Vermont senator and former presidential candidate takes shot across the bow of the wealth defense industry.
People in high-income countries represent 16 percent of the world’s population, but have received 56 percent of COVID-19 vaccine doses.
Gender inequality in the workplace rests upon how we value, or fail to value, care workers.
Who are the ten biggest pandemic profiteers?
Members of the billionaire class have used their clout to rig the economy in their favor.
The wealthier the donor, the bigger the taxpayer subsidy.
The mandate would also have both a positive fiscal impact and give a $200 billion boost to active charities.
And that senator is using his gavel to boost a bill that ups taxes on firms that pay executives outrageously more than their workers.