Published Articles

In “The Rich Don’t Always Win: The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900-1970” journalist and policy analyst Sam Pizzigati tells the story of how the American workers’ paradise came to be. READ MORE

April 25, 2013

Greed is not good, and high inequality is making all of us greedier than we should, or could, be. READ MORE

April 20, 2013

“The Squeezed Middle: The Pressure on Ordinary Workers in America and Britain,” a short book edited by Sophia Parker, brings together 16 scholars and activists to diagnose America’s malaise. READ MORE

April 10, 2013

Call it vote-buying if you want, but when a government effectively buys the votes of 80 or 90 percent of the population, I call that government of the people, by the people, for the people. READ MORE

April 4, 2013

The corrupting influence of inequality isn’t confined to politics. It is everywhere. READ MORE

March 29, 2013

To make bank depositors pay for a bank bailout is sheer robbery. There is no other word for it. READ MORE

March 24, 2013

Rising inequality is killing the dinosaurs – or at least what’s left of them. READ MORE

March 2, 2013

British government funded research is unveiling which of today’s British fortunes are directly tied to slave ownership. America should follow suit. READ MORE

February 27, 2013