In the United States and globally, our richest are still flourishing at everyone else’s expense.
Every year, wealthy donors divert more money into intermediaries, drying up the river of donations meant for working charities. We can change that.
Our tax code helps CEOs retire in luxury while ordinary workers struggle. Here’s how to fix it.
Report: High Flyers 2023: How Ultra-Rich Private Jet Travel Costs the Rest of Us and Burns Up the Planet
In this report, we assess the environmental, economic, and security risks of private jet travel — and lay out tax reforms to offset them.
Billionaire fortunes have shriveled a bit over the past year. Billionaire power hasn’t.
A little history might just inspire us to try that taxing again.
A major UK urban center takes on the most ambitious of goals: a fairer future for all.
Members of the billionaire class have used their clout to rig the economy in their favor.
Billionaire wealth has grown astoundingly over the last few decades — and, for some “pandemic profiteers,” even more dramatically since the COVID-19 crisis.
From the summit of our new ‘needle towers,’ the ultra rich can look but never really see.
In a world where wealth concentrates ferociously, we can’t escape the ugliness our grand divides engender.
How much does the ‘privilege’ of living in a deeply unequal nation cost ordinary Americans? Some numbers from Belgium can help us tally up the total.
The “playboy genius” is essentially squandering taxpayer money on pet projects like Mars trips and flamethrowers.
Noem perpetuates the “estate tax hurts farmers” argument using her life experience. The story she tells, however, does not line up with some very basic tenets of the tax code.