Over the last 40 years, inequality in wages has risen. But, money isn’t everything. Enjoying your time matters too. And, time inequality may be rising.
The U.S. was making progress on the life expectancy gap. New CDC data make it clear how perilous progress can be.
The phrase “I Quit” has a negative connotation. But, maybe it shouldn’t. After all, for many workers it’s their best bargaining chip.
The Voting Rights Act was important. But, it lost it’s teeth in 2013, and states are starting to take advantage.
Student loan forgiveness is probably a good idea. But, if not done carefully, it could benefit households already doing pretty well.
Believe it or not, it has been nearly a year since the COVID-19 pandemic struck the U.S. economy. Time for a checkup.
The BLS Employment Situation Summary is a useful document to try and read for yourself. This post can help.
Apparently storming the U.S. Capitol isn’t quite as likely to get you arrested as protesting racial injustice.
Have we had a “V-shaped” Recovery? Would you accept V-ish?
The Social Security Trust Fund will run out around 2034. Why are we acting like it’s Science Fiction?