Bush tax cuts

We're Tumbling Over an Inequity Cliff

This week’s fiscal cliff deal codifies the absurd notion that the super rich and the working poor are the same. In so doing, it prevents us from really fixing our racial caste system.

Never Mind the Fiscal Cliff, the 'Reverse Subsidy' Is the Real Crisis

Imara Jones argues that the core problem with how government taxes and spends is that the poor are actually the ones subsidizing the rich.

Forbes Confirms Super Rich Are Getting Richer

Still, some wait for wealth to trickle down.