“The economy would suffer no harm if CEOs were paid less.”
Trickle-down is trickling away.
A unanimous Supreme Court throws a monkey-wrench into a college sports scene that’s minting mega millionaires.
Fifty dynastic billionaire families hold as much wealth as the bottom half of U.S. families. Their wealth grew at ten times the rate of ordinary families over the last 40 years.
We have to prevent our societies from returning to—our deeply unequal—business as usual.
As it was in the time of FDR and LBJ, power is redistributed only when those without it demand it.
The scale of the economic insecurity we’ve measured among older adults of color shows how critical government support can be to people living near the financial edge.