May 15, 2019 | It’s not individual behavior that drives the racial wealth divide — it’s a system that many folks pretend doesn’t exist.
About Josh Hoxie
Josh Hoxie is the Director of the Project on Opportunity and Taxation at the Institute for Policy Studies IPS-dc.org
Articles by Josh Hoxie
February 6, 2019 | Serious proposals are on the table to address the deepening divide between the uber-rich and the rest of us.
November 7, 2018 | Our country is on track to be run by the children of billionaires. Our ancestors recognized this and took action. We can too.
October 10, 2018 | Amazon's wage hike is welcome news, but nobody's well-being should depend on the whims of billionaire CEOs.
July 18, 2018 | Tax cuts from the Bush, Obama, and Trump years have left a massive gap in the public coffers. This hurts everyone.
June 13, 2018 | Some rich people fly first class to fancy hotels. Others fly private jets to private islands.
June 6, 2018 | America's largest state once offered residents a world-class, debt-free college education. It could again, and so could your state.
April 18, 2018 | Myth No. 2: Corporations pay high taxes.
February 28, 2018 | While billionaires fund a PR push for the tax law, most ordinary workers report seeing no increase in their take-home pay.
February 7, 2018 | A Pennsylvania secretary gets an extra $1.50 a week from the GOP tax bill. The Koch brothers get an extra $27 million.
January 10, 2018 | In the face of countless crises, it’s time for the next generation to lead.
December 6, 2017 | The more the public learns about the tax cut plan making its way through Congress, the more they hate it.
November 8, 2017 | It's the best time for a few in America, the worst for many more. If you didn't read that book, it didn't end well.
October 11, 2017 | Three figures can explain the impact of Donald Trump's tax plan.
September 6, 2017 | Big money will pull out all the stops to sell you a tax plan that exclusively benefits the wealthy. Don’t buy it.