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Occupy Good Pasture
Originally Posted: 07/14/2014 - 3:28pm | Type: Blog

Do you have to get what’s yours and at the same time mess it up for others? The interesting thing about human nature is that even among the oppressed, people will seek supremacy, ...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Racial Wealth Gap
Originally Posted: 05/10/2013 - 3:25pm | Type: Blog

Recent studies from both the Urban Institute and the Pew Forum tell the story of America's growing racial wealth gap. In the May issue of Sojourners magazine, Otis Moss III talked about the unjust trend. ...

Wealth Gap Among Races Widened Since Recession
Originally Posted: 04/30/2013 - 10:59am | Type: Blog

Annie Lowrey reporter for the New York Times, writes about a new study released by the Urban Institute. Annie Lowrey reporter for the New York Time s, writes about a new study ...

Wealth Inequality in America
Originally Posted: 05/10/2013 - 1:57pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors An infographic of the racial wealth gap in the U.S. While the rich become even richer, everyone e ...

The Gathering Storm
Originally Posted: 04/10/2013 - 2:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

Janelle Tupper Climate change leads to far more consequences than just destructive weather patterns. Climate ...

Economic Inequality: Should We Call It Sin?
Originally Posted: 03/19/2013 - 3:37pm | Type: Blog

Professor Putnam asked me, as an evangelical, whether evangelical pastors today would be ready to declare today’s great economic inequality of opportunity a sin. That’s a great question. ...

Americans Nearly Unanimous on 'Ideal' Wealth Distribution, But Unaware of Real Levels of Inequality
Originally Posted: 03/07/2013 - 6:14pm | Type: Blog

This week's viral video is a must-see. The six-minute "Wealth Inequality in America," released Friday, presents the shocking, true size of the wealth gap in the country. ...

Friday Links Round Up: Wealth Gap. Tattoos. The Horn of Africa.
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 5:14pm | Type: Blog

Here's a little round up of links from around the Web you may have missed this week: Moving photos of the memorials in Norway. The racial wealth gap continues to grow wider. Would you eat it? ...

A Problem of Riches
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 2:12pm | Type: Magazine Article

Chuck Collins Why concentrated wealth and the growing gap between the rich and the rest of us are not only bad for our economy but threate ...

Building the Grand Alliance
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 9:26am | Type: Magazine Article

Tamara Draut Collaboration between low- and middle-income people is one of the keys to rebuilding the broken American Dream. ...

Career Ladders
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 9:27am | Type: Magazine Article

Joan Fitzgerald Helping people move up in the work force requires coordinated efforts. Dozens of career-ladder ...

Affordable Housing: A Place to Call Home?
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 9:27am | Type: Magazine Article

Jill Suzanne Shook Affordable housing is vital for working people- and for the health of our communities. Jack ...

The Gospel of Bling
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 9:23am | Type: Magazine Article

Robert M. Franklin If preachers are preoccupied with pursuing the life of conscpicuous consumption and preaching a "prosperity gospel ...

It's the Message, Not the Messaging
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:32am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis The Democrats can't even muster the gumption to oppose a government of the wealthy, by the wealthy, and for the wealthy. ...

If I Were A Rich Man...
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 11:16am | Type: Magazine Article

David Cay Johnston The elite few benefit from the Bush tax agenda. The rest of us get stuck with the bill. ...

Reform, Reduce, Destroy
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 11:16am | Type: Magazine Article

Duane Shank For political strategist Grover Norquist, tax policy is just a means to a brutish end. ...

The Shame Deficit
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Chuck Collins No tax cuts during wartime. A year ago Sen. A year ago Sen. John McC ...

Privatizing Social Security
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Harry C. Kiely If a lie is repeated often enough, it becomes accepted wisdom. How many times c ...

Feed Your Kids!
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Mark Betz Stats Rich countries have falle ...

Can't Buy Me Love
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 4:07pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter 54 percent of global billionaires are in the United ...

The Rich Get Richer
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Alice J. Burnette Davis In these boom times, the wealth gap is getting worse. The gap between rich and poor in ...