by Bryce Covert Posted on July 24, 2014 Updated: July 24, 2014
Rather than giving poor people the ability to decide what's best for their lives, Paul Ryan's poverty proposal calls for strict contracts they have to follow.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on May 27, 2014
In a time when many ask whether the rising costs of college outweigh its benefits, new data suggests that college is still worth it.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 27, 2014 Updated: March 27, 2014
Corporations have more than recovered their losses from the recession while workers' wages fall behind.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on March 12, 2014 Updated: March 12, 2014
President Obama is expected to announce a change to regulations so that more white collar workers will be paid time and a half.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 27, 2014
Black men start out behind and have the odds stacked against them in getting a job and earning decent pay.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 7, 2014
The wages of the long-term unemployed suffer even more.
by Posted on January 30, 2014
The holocaust analogy wasn't the only thing wrong with his op-ed.
by Igor Volsky Posted on January 28, 2014 Updated: January 28, 2014
Why income inequality is so dangerous.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 24, 2014
Wages are just barely outpacing inflation and are likely to stay low in the near future.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 23, 2014
Economic mobility has stayed flat while income inequality has skyrocketed.