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Economic Disparity

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Library of Congress

The divide is much bigger than most people suppose. It’s also fixable. Read more

Op-Eds

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Taber Andrew Bain

Publicly funded lending pools can provide low-interest, short-term loans in a way no private lender can or will. Read more

Op-Eds

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Bdx

We lose close to $70 billion annually in corporate tax revenue due to tax havens, an amount equal to nearly 20 percent of the total corporate tax revenue collected each year. Read more

Op-Eds

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Dorothea Lange

Forty-five states have regressive tax codes. State and local policies could change that. Read more

Dispatches

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Mike Mozart

CVS’s recent merger will reduce competition among pharmacies significantly Read more

Op-Eds

A 13-year-old boy spent three months in a juvenile facility – including time in solitary confinement – because he could not pay a $500 fine for skipping school. Read more

Op-Eds

“If you’re a local retailer or small manufacturer or artist or writer or publisher, you’re watching as your city and state hands your tax dollars to your most ferocious antagonist.” Read more

Dispatches

400 billionaires now own more wealth than the bottom 64% of Americans. Let’s do something about that. Read more

Op-Eds

Milwaukee is the latest target of a billboard campaign paid for by groups who claim to be pro-baby, but are truly against the rights of black women and families. Read more

Op-Eds