Who's More Left?: 4 Key Differences Between Bernie and Warren
It's the Bernie vs. Warren question.
Expensive Pop-Up 'Dome' Restaurant Under Toronto Highway Prompts Protest
The $500-a-table pop-up dinner is being held just a mile away from the site of a former homeless encampment.
Rich Nigerians Are Importing Pizza from London by Plane, Government Official Claims
“They bring it on British Airways in the morning to pick up at the airport,” the minister of agriculture said.
Silicon Valley Girls: Growing Up Female Among the Bay Area's Elite
As young women growing up in Silicon Valley, my classmates and I never struggled with discrimination. Our privileged upbringing shielded us from inequality.
Leaked Video Shows How Business Lobbyists Conspire Against a Higher Minimum Wage
A Council of State Chambers of Commerce webinar suggests that business leaders can keep wages low by not talking about the issue while redirecting the political conversation to "creating more jobs."
Sixty-Two People Now Have a Greater Net Worth Than Half the World's Population
As the World Economic Forum gets underway in Davos, Oxfam has highlighted runaway wealth inequality across the globe, and the tax havens which keep extreme wealth out of government hands.
The Difference in Life Expectancy Between the Rich and Poor is Getting Worse
A new UK study suggests we’re all going to live longer than expected—but some more than others.
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election
Will 2015 Be the Year People Actually Do Something About Income Inequality?
All across the planet, the rich keep getting richer, and nearly everyone agrees that this is a problem.
'Prosperity Porn' Gives Britain's Super Wealthy Too Much of a Free Pass
Why haven't the recent shows about the UK's financial elite sparked outrage?
Crony Capitalism and Crushed Dissent in Angola
Corruption isn't rare on the African continent—or indeed anywhere else in the world—but Angola's iteration is particularly extreme. Th elite has fed at the trough of oil and gas for over 30 years, and the nation continues a campaign of stifling freedom...
Walmart Employees Have Nothing to Be Thankful for This Thanksgiving
Unlike its tens of thousands of employees who live beneath the poverty line, Walmart executives will be dining in luxury this Thanksgving.
Pinkberry Co-Founder Young Lee Is Another Rich Dude Found Guilty of Assault
Pinkberry co-founder Young Lee was convicted of assaulting a homeless man with a tire iron.