February 10, 2020 | Credit card companies fleece retailers to give high-end spenders cash back — a system the rest of us end up subsidizing.
Articles by Sam Pizzigati
January 27, 2020 | Industry-friendly regulators are letting chemical companies flood the country with toxins. It should be a scandal.
November 26, 2019 | America’s wealthiest billionaires buy a national election at $100 a vote — and still make money.
October 29, 2019 | If the U.S. were as equal as Japan, the average American’s wealth would triple. Inequality is like a tax on two-thirds of your income.
October 9, 2019 | Again and again, studies show that the richer wealthy Americans become, the shorter the rest of us live.
August 27, 2019 | Canadians enjoy much better health care, much less inequality, and — a new study finds — higher incomes too.
June 12, 2019 | In a deeply unequal America, many of our deepest pockets are keen to find out.
April 24, 2019 | Boating used to be for the middle class, not just yacht owners. Now the rich are fortifying their hold on the sea with military hardware.