The CEO-to-worker pay ratio has grown 470 percent since 2000.
John Boehner Believes Income Inequality Is a Problem. But the GOP Doesn't Have a Solution.
May 13, 2014
Two measly paragraphs on the employer mandate won't do.
Some Conservatives Say Income Inequality Is a Good Thing. The Evidence Suggests Otherwise.
April 29, 2014
Thomas Piketty has highlighted “the central contradiction of capitalism.” Some on the right don't see the problem.
Thomas Piketty Is Right
April 22, 2014
Here's everything you need to know about 'Capital in the Twenty-First Century'
The Real Reason Liberals Support Higher Taxes on the Rich
April 18, 2014
It's not about tearing the rich down. It's about raising everyone else up.
A Q&A with Yale economist Robert Shiller.
The War Against Income Inequality Loses One in Seattle
January 04, 2014
It was not a good start to 2014 for Obama's big new push to rebalance the economy.
Even Bill de Blasio Won't Be Able to Fix Income Inequality
September 05, 2013
Mayor de Blasio would be battling the one percent—and history
Why Liberals Should Oppose the Immigration Bill
June 27, 2013
The consensus among decent people in favor of the immigration bill making its way through Congress is so firm that expressing dissent feels a bit like taking the floor to suggest we chop down the Redwood National Park.
Washington Is Not the Wealthiest Area in America
March 08, 2013
The press would have you believe it is. But the statistics tell a different story.