Economy and Business
There are better ways to close the racial wealth gap while giving a leg up to Americans of every color.
This tax season, I’d rather fund green jobs and disease control than jets that spontaneously combust. Wouldn’t you?
Over two centuries ago, Tom Paine urged our new republic to tax extreme wealth. This tax season, President Biden is picking up the call.
If the U.S. doubles down on fossil fuels in response to Russia’s war, the whole planet loses.
How policymakers are making sure the “most vulnerable” are protected.
Being poor affects everything from your health to the water you drink. It can also be transformed into a powerful force for change.
Public officials are spreading rumors about “fentanyl-laced” cannabis. These concerns are way overblown, but there is an easy solution.
As gas prices rise, this highly profitable industry wants more drilling — not to save us money, but to profit at our expense.
America’s pre-existing condition when the pandemic hit was inequality. That’s not a “normal” we should return to.
Broad-based sanctions on Russia will also cause hardship in the West.