Institute for Policy Studies

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Protesters demand that billionaires pay their fair share during a July 17, 2020 demonstration in New York City. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Since Covid-19 struck in March, the combined wealth of the 647 richest Americans has increased by nearly $1 trillion, largely at the expense of workers' safety—and sometimes their lives.
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Billionaire wealth
"The juxtaposition between surging billionaire wealth and the imploding...
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
United Auto Worker Joe Nero pickets outside the shuttered General Motors plant in Lordstown, OH, on Sep. 23, 2019. (Photo: Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
"We need strong leadership to negotiate trade with other countries and trade...