Our hedge funds are celebrating another year of super earnings — with more crumbs for the victims of the political choices that have made hedgies so rich.
From new research on the Great Recession, still more evidence that maldistributions of income and wealth really matter
Let’s stop waiting for corporate insiders to fix our growing executive pay mess. Say on pay isn’t fixing anything.
Our global economy will never become more productive, the developed world’s official research agency suggests, if we continue to let wealth concentrate.
A slick new ad campaign from America’s most notorious billionaires is tugging at our heartstrings — and distorting the debate over inequality.
“Some wealthy people are using their wealth to get more political power and using their political power to get more wealth.”
Morris Pearl, chairman of the group Patriotic Millionaires and former managing director of BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, ‘Patriotic Millionaire’ protests against rich political donors, USA Today, July 18, 2016
Too Much editor Sam Pizzigati’s history of the forgotten triumph over America’s original plutocracy that created the American middle class.
This American Library Association “outstanding title” of the year explores the price we pay for massive inequality. Now available for reading online.
Back in the 1930s, a University of Chicago project set out to list western civilization’s greatest books. Only one book by a living author, this one, made the cut.
Billionaire banker Jamie Dimon announces a wage hike and says he’s fighting inequality. If we take him seriously, the joke — and much worse — will be on us.