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New stats from economist Gabriel Zucman dramatize how spectacularly lucrative the last half-century has been for America’s wealthiest.
The Prime Minister resigned over the nationwide protests, catapulting a 34-year-old woman into Finland’s top job.
The Hollywood actor spoke at an Evanston townhall in support of a new policy to use revenue from marijuana legalization to narrow racial economic gaps.
Donald Trump says that impeachment is actually a coup. It’s one more example of his attack on the rule of law.
How the U.S. could seize the initiative on arms control and link it to a global rethinking of security in light of climate change.
Twenty years after Seattle, we are still working towards a progressive trade agenda that protects people and planet.
While duct-taped bananas are selling for over $100,000, the Trump administration is slashing SNAP benefits for 700,000 Americans.
Responsible world governments could publicly shame the US government for its climate policies, with sanctions to follow if we don’t step up our game.
The Washington Post downplayed the most hopeful findings of their own poll on climate action, so we highlighted those findings for them.