Extreme inequality is the preexisting condition that made our society more vulnerable to disease and undermined a robust global public health response.
A new analysis by the Fight Inequality Alliance, Institute for Policy Studies, Oxfam, and Patriotic Millionaires found a shocking rise in global wealth among the world’s richest people despite deepening inequality during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A new joint report from Fight Inequality Alliance, Institute for Policy Studies, Oxfam, and Patriotic Millionaires details what can be funded by simply taxing the rich.
Today’s ‘utopians’ have reserved heaven on Earth for the richest among us.
But our only quarter-trillionaire is still not paying anything close to his fair tax share.
Our economic and racial divides grew even wider in 2021, but there are signs of hope for a more equitable future.
Fine art has never been more financially lucrative — or less central to our culture.
Why else? They want more billions.
We’re finally debating that question. Let’s not miss our opportunity.
Advocates have overcome opposition from conservative Democrats to secure four weeks of paid leave in the House budget bill, but more obstacles remain.
Have we just about decided that the further accumulation of billionaire fortunes makes for good public policy?
The movement to tax extreme wealth to pay for human needs suddenly has a rare political opening.
A new U.S. District Court ruling helps billionaires escape millions in gift taxes.
South Dakota has become a tax haven for the wealthy. Here’s how the trust industry gained a foothold.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, 745 U.S. billionaires have seen their total wealth increase by $2.1 trillion, a gain of 70 percent.