Unlike Single Payer, Obamacare’s Design Neglects Black People
Employer-based health insurance deprives groups with high unemployment rates.
Ways To Improve The Brown-Bennet Child Allowance Proposal
Brown-Bennet is a good step but we could do even better.
Single Payer Myths: Removing People From Employer Plans
Single payer actually results in few employer plan removals.
Capping 401k Tax Benefits Is Generally A Good Idea
The 401k program is primarily a tax shelter for rich people.
Low-Wage Workers Are Buckling Under Rising Housing Rents
Higher wages and better benefits are needed to counteract rent hikes.
Even A Modest Basic Income Could Improve Economic Security
A modest UBI would keep many out of exploitive financial traps.
The Problem Of Defining Gerrymandering
A mathematical arms race against partisan mapmakers cannot be won.
The Puzzle Of Reparations In An Extremely Unequal Society
Racial reparations will not work without simultaneous class leveling.
Massive Wealth Inequality Exists In Every Demographic Group
Solving wealth inequality will require drastic economic changes.
The Wealthiest 1% Inherited An Average Of $4.8 Million
Inheritance is a major driver of wealth inequality in the US.