Tagged With Inequality

Anti-inequality heiress Abigail Disney says 'the dynamics of wealth are similar to the dynamics of addiction'


4 unhealthy aspects of the current US economy, according to Janet Yellen


3 secrets that America's richest family dynasties use to hang onto their money, from a report on their breakaway wealth during the pandemic



Australia needs a Royal Commission into housing, experts say, as soaring prices create an economic 'time bomb'


The White House wants the G7 to build a 'more fair and inclusive' global economy - but unfairness and exclusion won't be easy to solve


How the wealthy hanging onto their money actually makes everyone else poorer, according to a new study



It's perfectly legal for billionaires to pay so little in taxes. Democrats say they could finally change that after the bombshell ProPublica report.


One in three young Australians say they'll be 'much worse off' than their elders, as wages stay low and house prices skyrocket


Fauci says the pandemic showed the 'undeniable effects of racism' on health and prospects for Americans of color


The US shouldn't prioritize vaccinating teens over donating shots abroad if it wants to get back to normal, experts say


Most of the S&P 500's lowest-paying companies hiked CEO compensation during the pandemic, study finds


Low-wage workers and mothers of color lost more in the pandemic economy, Fed Chair Powell says



Meet the self-made entrepreneur and investor who has long backed progressive legislation - and now wants a wealth tax


Unemployment benefits made up a record-high share of Americans' incomes during the pandemic, and it shows a need for a permanently beefed-up system


Low-wage Asian and Latinx workers struggled to get COVID-19 information and didn't feel comfortable reporting symptoms, survey finds


2 Democratic lawmakers are reintroducing a bill that would make childcare free for lower-earning Americans



Billionaire Leon Cooperman rejects Elizabeth Warren's invitation to testify on a possible wealth tax


One chart shows how pandemic poverty reached a new high in March


Sen. Elizabeth Warren wants to grill the billionaire who said the rich would hide their assets from a wealth tax


Over half of Americans see a wealth tax as a way to help solve inequality, poll finds