A Nation investigation looks at the shuttering of needed trauma centers, beginning with those on Chicago’s violent South Side.
David Brooks’ rendition of poverty is as “representative” of people with low-incomes as corrupt corporate titans are of small entrepreneurs.
Tax breaks for childcare will be a disaster. Luckily, we know a better way.
Americans were furious at the inequalities of their country 200 years ago. Could they get as angry today?
Richmond, Virginia, is the eleventh-most-unequal big city in the country; its leaders finally want to change that.
Free trade agreements like the TPP have provisions that are designed less for trade, and more about replacing public bureaucrats with private, corporate ones.
A reading list on the future of austerity in Greece, Europe and beyond.
US journalism needs investigative reporting, and these are great places to start.
American journalism has lost its crusader instinct. Here’s how to get it back.
The “Third Wave” of democracy in the Global South went hand in hand with the spread of policies that hobbled the fight for greater economic equality from the outset.