Chronicling the 1 Percent’s War on America's Middle Class

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Arizona Is Becoming The Cayman Islands For Dark Money

Dark money groups have already poured more than $5 million into Arizona’s elections this cycle. These organizations, carefully constructed to protect the identities of their contributors, play a heavy hand in influencing election outcomes....

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New Scorecard Grades CEO Pay Reform

The Institute for Policy Studies’ 2014 Executive Pay Reform Scorecard – part of the just-released latest edition of the IPS annual Executive Excess Report – evaluates an extensive list of creative and practical proposals...

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Inequality and the USA: A Nation in Denial?

Every August, for most of the last four decades, top central bankers from around the world have been making their way to the Wyoming mountain resort of Jackson Hole for an invitation-only blue-ribbon economic...

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How ALEC Fronts for Fossil Fuels

Even as the Environmental Protection Agency finally attempts to limit carbon dioxide pollution from coal plants, it is meeting resistance at the state level, thanks to a secretive campaign by the American Legislative Exchange...

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Wage Theft: The New American Crime?

Each week, millions of dollars are stolen from American families. The perpetrators act with impunity. There are no arrests, few convictions, and largely meaningless fines. What is the crime wave in America? Wage theft....

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Democracy or Oligarchy?

We are at a pivotal moment in American history. The major issue of our time is whether the United States of America retains its democratic foundation or whether we devolve into an oligarchic form...