You don't need to swing a bat to hit a jackpot.
Weakening financial regulations are driving the economy further down the one-way street of extreme wealth accumulation.
Billionaires are exploiting a tax break to pass their fortunes along to their heirs and laying the groundwork for dynasties.
Boosting the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour has strong public support and should be a no-brainer.
The last link between America's plutocratic past and present has left us.
Just as people can overdose on drugs, cities can overdose on billionaires.
Raising the minimum wage would give our economy much more bang for the buck than we get from the financial industry's yearly windfalls.
Once hailed as the "Great Equalizer," public higher education today has arguably become a driver of inequality.