Lockheed Martin’s CEO took home $20 million while enlisted soldiers got just $20,000. Why? Because corporations have hijacked the military.
Here’s a simple test to determine whether politicians are carrying water for the richest 0.1 percent.
Collusion with corporations has always been hiding in plain sight. It takes real people to fight that — not an elite prosecutor.
“Student-athletes” make billions for others while putting their own futures at risk.
Wealthy families have rigged college admissions for generations, but they want you to blame affirmative action.
We’ve “grown the pie” massively since the 1980s, but it hasn’t resulted in ordinary Americans getting a bigger slice.
Conservatives want you to believe that not having to choose between paying for rent or medicine is Soviet-style tyranny.
The agencies that separate families, abuse children, and deport innocent people should be just as toxic as Trump’s wall.
Pro-Israel politicians don’t speak for young Jews like me. They shouldn’t pretend to.
The fact that 2020 candidates are announcing now is a testament to the huge expense of elections. Can a new law change that?
Serious proposals are on the table to address the deepening divide between the uber-rich and the rest of us.
The racial wealth divide gives billionaires more power over all of us. The answer? Reparations.
Do we think people who armed death squads and started wars really want to “bring democracy” to Venezuela?
Unemployment is low, but federal employees are lining up at food banks. They aren’t alone.
90 years after King was born, the racial wealth divide is actually growing — which drags down the entire economy.