Greed is Prolonging the Pandemic

Greed is Prolonging the Pandemic

South Africa had pleaded with Western governments earlier this year to waive vaccine patents. Instead, South Africa ended up having to pay over double the price for doses that European Union nations paid. Thanks to price gouging like that, Moderna alone has minted...
Rediscovering the Power of Unions

Rediscovering the Power of Unions

In total, over 22,000 workers across the country are currently on strike. Workers are rising up against poverty wages and long hours. By Rebekah Entralgo | November 3, 2021 Inequality.org It was called “Striketober.” While politicians in Washington bickered over...
The Hypocrisy of the Federal Spending Debate

The Hypocrisy of the Federal Spending Debate

Why is it controversial to spend on social programs but not the Pentagon? Or to subsidize the poor but not the rich? By Sister Karen M. Donahue Right now, the United States is locked in a contentious debate over the Build Back Better plan, which will make a...