An editorial on The Conversation by Steven Pressman explains why inequality is the most important economic challenge facing the next president.
Growing up in poverty not only causes adverse physical effects but negative mental effects, as well. A study published Tuesday by researchers at Cornell University found that childhood poverty caused significant psychological damage in adulthood. Read more at IBT.
Poor Americans are facing the gravest threat to the federal safety net in decades as President-elect Donald Trump takes office accompanied by a Republican-controlled Congress. OpEd in the Washington Post by Robert Greenstein, president of the Center on Budget and […]