Posts Tagged: Thomas Piketty
The French darling of American liberals is slashing taxes for the rich and cracking down on immigrants.
Climate disruption is inextricably linked to economic inequality. Serious climate solutions must be, too.
There's a huge opening to critique the economic foundations of America's wars — one that fits perfectly with the populist anger fueling the rise of Bernie Sanders.
This small South American country is taxing wealthy estates and distributing the proceeds directly to workers.
Western-style democracies — not the dictatorships they replaced — have allowed deeply undemocratic economic systems to flourish. So what's to be done?
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.
If inequality sells in bookstores and box offices, it will sell at the polls as well.