April 25, 2018 | The toy retailer flourished when taxes were high. Greedy investors, not taxes, brought down the iconic store.
Articles by Sam Pizzigati
March 21, 2018 | The "playboy genius" is essentially squandering taxpayer money on pet projects like Mars trips and flamethrowers.
January 24, 2018 | Billionaire-backed politicians are turning Kentucky's health care miracle into a tragedy.
October 25, 2017 | You probably pay about four times more of your income to Social Security than millionaires, who want to cut their taxes and your benefits.
September 27, 2017 | Americans need more bargaining power against health care corporations. A new bill could give it to them.
August 30, 2017 | Giant retailers are conniving to tighten the squeeze on local public school budgets.
June 21, 2017 | Making breakthroughs for consumers is hard, companies have found. But making fortunes for CEOs is easy.
April 26, 2017 | Graef Crystal proved that corporations won't police themselves. Maybe good policies can.
March 29, 2017 | Yes, we can slim the rich down to size. Unfortunately, they can also grow back.
March 1, 2017 | Taxpayers are subsidizing the private universities that service America’s rich.
February 1, 2017 | As unions decline, construction workers are dying at alarming rates.
November 23, 2016 | What the cost of caring for our pets can teach us about the cost of caring for humans.
October 5, 2016 | New global research links income inequality to the poor fitness of America's youth.
August 31, 2016 | Pharmaceutical execs are getting incredibly rich making life-saving medications incredibly expensive.
July 6, 2016 | Banks are taking advantage of Americans desperately trying to juggle their finances, and that squeezing is really paying off — at the top.