EXPLORE Inequality

  • December 31, 2014

    The national focus on flaws in our criminal justice system this year could lead to stronger reforms in 2015. Continue reading

  • December 30, 2014

    Among developed countries, only Romania has a higher rate of child poverty. That’s because America has embraced a policy agenda in recent decades that has caused its economy to become wildly unequal. Continue reading

  • December 26, 2014

    Fed up with essentially begging for access to quality food, residents of this predominantly African-American and low-income neighborhood decided to open their own grocery store. Continue reading

  • December 26, 2014

    One of every five women over age 65 who lives alone in America is living in poverty. Continue reading

  • December 26, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    Legal expert Robert A. Williams Jr. says stereotypes about American Indians have been codified into laws and government policies, with devastating consequences. Continue reading

  • December 25, 2014

    Today, South Africa’s healing process is a beacon of hope for the United States. Continue reading

  • December 24, 2014

    What if all of our children got the life basics that better-off children take for granted? Continue reading

  • December 23, 2014

    The reason veterans should not experience poverty is not because they are veterans. It’s because no one should. Continue reading

  • December 22, 2014

    The essays in Some Truths Are Not Self-Evident remind us that Zinn was not just a historian: he was also deeply involved in the major 20th century struggles for social justice in the United States. Continue reading

  • December 22, 2014

    The suggestion that “the cheapest generation” are forgoing major financial decisions because of our values is a stretch.

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