They say a picture is worth a 1,000 words. Well, this chart is worth a 1,000 bad ones.
The unemployment report from April highlights just how severe this crisis is. The report also illustrates just how unequal it is.
Black and Hispanic workers have always made less and been less healthy than white workers. The Coronavirus isn’t helping.
Lot’s of things in this crazy world don’t make sense. Employer-sponsored health insurance is one of them.
The economically vulnerable always suffer the most in an economic emergency. Coronavirus is no different.
The racial income gap is bad. The racial retirement gap is much, much worse. And the only thing that saves the day is Social Security.
What do high-earners increasingly have in common? They’re married to each other.
Marriage could be a great equalizer. Except, it’s not. One reason is simple…marriage itself is increasingly unequal.
The only thing worse than inequality in life may be inequality in death. Rising life expectancy inequality suggests it’s happening.
Would paid leave or preschool for all do a better job of closing the gender wage gap? The answer may surprise you.