Posts Tagged: Inequality
The BRICS were well poised to rival the West's control of the global economy. But while they grapple with economic slowdowns and rising social tensions, other blocs of developing economies are rising to the fore.
U.S. foreign policy is dangerous, undemocratic, and deeply out of sync with real global challenges. Is continuous war inevitable, or can we change course?
Francis recognizes that there's no way to stop climate change without confronting the way the world does business. That's huge.
This small South American country is taxing wealthy estates and distributing the proceeds directly to workers.
You’ve heard of neo-liberalism. Say hello to its younger, wilder cousin: neo-lotteryism.
Someday in the distant future, I hope you’ll read this letter and smile indulgently at my worst fears.
The path to a more equal world is steep, but the signposts are clearly marked.
Ferguson put America's racial apartheid on the global stage.
Fighting corruption is a proven means to reduce inequality. But the issue has often been co-opted by elites looking to do just the opposite.
The crisis of capitalism isn't just about the gap between rich and poor. It's about the gap between what’s demanded by our planet and what’s demanded by our economy.