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6 facts about economic inequality in the U.S.

Rising economic inequality in the United States has become a central issue in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, and discussions about policy interventions that might help address it are likely to remain at the forefront in the 2020 general election. As these debates continue, here are some basic facts about how economic inequality has changed over

Income Inequality in America: Growth and Statistics

Should you have more money? For decades America has gotten richer and individual workers have gotten more productive. We work longer hours, produce more per hour and raise stock prices to once-unimaginable levels… and almost no one has gotten a meaningful raise since the Carter administration. Income equality has a lot to do with that. What

The simple way that men can help close the wealth gap

The US is on a cusp of a major demographic shift. By 2060, there will be 13.9 million people over the age of 60 living in the country; the most dramatic increase in elderly adults will occur in people of color. And as of today, we don’t have enough people to care for them. “Care needs