by Alan Pyke Posted on August 14, 2014 Updated: August 14, 2014
Rep. Mark Takano talks about his night among society's marginalized at a California homeless shelter.
by Bryce Covert Posted on August 13, 2014
California mothers would get money for diapers, a cost not covered by most assistance programs.
Urban Outfitters allegedly ignored an employee who says a customer licked her cheek and another shot video up her skirt.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on August 12, 2014
Sectors that pay well have bled jobs while those adding them don't pay workers enough to live on.
Nearly 40 percent of women with engineering degrees don't make careers in the field.
by Alan Pyke Posted on August 12, 2014
The lawsuit echoes some recent wage theft accusations against bigger fast food chains like McDonald's.
by Alan Pyke Posted on August 11, 2014
The $40.24 billion in combined quarterly profits that U.S. banks reported from April to May is just a rounding error short of the all-time record.
by Scott Keyes Posted on August 11, 2014
How one new coffee shop in Colorado is doing well by doing good.
New analysis confirms a disconnect between job growth for the middle class and profit growth for the ownership class.
by Bryce Covert Posted on August 8, 2014
Extreme poverty has increased nearly 160 percent since the mid-90s.