Philip Alston, a human rights expert, wrote in his new report that economic inequality "could be readily eliminated" with political will.
"Claire is one of my best friends, and I believe that we should be paid equally and fairly and there should be equality for all,” Matt Smith said.
“'What’s your zip code?’ is fast becoming one of the most important things your doctor could ask you.
Rent control policies could actually be making income inequality worse in gentrifying cities such as San Francisco, a new paper from Stanford University researchers argues.
White households in Boston, on the other hand, average a net worth of $247,500, or nearly 31,000 times more than African-American Bostonians.
People think they know everything about slavery in the United States. They don't.
New research reveals the answer isn't what we're often led to believe.
New York City, Chicago and Los Angeles all have neighborhood income inequality at least 20 percent larger than Washington’s.
Inequality is the source of many problems facing the U.S., and the president can help eradicate the wealth gap.
Many citizens in the U.K. and other wealthy countries suffer from a mental health problem.
The moral case: No one should be working full time and still remain in poverty.
Workplace gender differences persist, but that doesn’t mean something is deeply amiss in employment markets.