Institute for Policy Studies

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Ten European Union countries agreed on Tuesday to some aspects of a so-called "Robin Hood Tax" on financial transactions, offering a model for U.S. politicians who have thus far showed little resolve on standing up to Wall Street high-rollers. "Now it's time for U.S. policymakers to also stand up to the Wall Street bullies." —Sarah Anderson,...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
"America’s skewed wealth is one of the most critical issues of our time," stated report co-author Chuck Collins. (Image: Forbes)
The divide between the "haves" and the "have-nots" in the United States has...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
"We need to see inequality to be able to fight it," said Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) following the vote. (Photo: Scott Schiller/cc/flickr)
In a move supporters are cheering as a victory for workers—and filing under the...