Author Events: The Case for a Maximum Wage

Author Events: The Case for a Maximum Wage

Deep digging discussions and book signing with IPS analyst Sam Pizzigati about his book on how egalitarians worldwide are demonstrating that fair income ratios between rich and poor could be both economically viable and politically practical.

The GOP Tax Bill Does Nothing to Address Our Racial Wealth Divide

The New Predators in an Old Mortgage Scam

The Contract Buyers League thought they stamped out predatory contracts for deeds, but thanks to private equity firms, these practices targeting low-income communities of color have resurfaced.

Wealthy Heir Says: “Tax Me!”

Wealthy Heir Says: “Tax Me!”

A beneficiary of family wealth speaks out against a Washington, D.C. proposal to pay for estate tax cuts by shortchanging public services.

Inequality Makes Us Sad

Inequality Makes Us Sad

The Great Recession, a new study shows, has driven the sharpest decline in reported happiness since researchers started collecting consistent data.