By Aviva Shen on November 18, 2013
The stock market is enjoying unprecedented highs, but the vast majority workers are struggling with record low wages.
By Scott Keyes on November 18, 2013
With the majority of its workers making less than a living wage, one Walmart is holding a food drive for its own employees.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on November 16, 2013
Hurricane Katrina and Obamacare do have one thing in common: They're both clear examples of how our political system decides who is worth rescuing, and who gets left behind.
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By Bryce Covert on November 15, 2013
Janet Yellen told Senators that the Federal Reserve can help create economic growth to combat inequality, but that austerity is working against it.
By Alan Pyke on November 8, 2013
Could a Swiss referendum in two weeks help redefine the policy debate around CEO pay worldwide?
By Alan Pyke on November 7, 2013
Government farm programs sent more than $11.3 million to billionaires since 1995.
By Zack Beauchamp on November 5, 2013
One fascinating book explains why we're saving more lives than we used to -- and why the government deserves the lion's share of the credit.
By Bryce Covert on November 5, 2013
Many are making poverty wages while incomes at the top continue to climb.
By Alan Pyke on November 4, 2013
The economic benefits of eliminating racial disparities measure in the trillions of dollars.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on October 31, 2013
The widening gap between the rich and the poor is putting women at risk of depression.