Jul 26, 2011 | By Page May
The PEW Research Center released a new report on the racial wealth gap this morning. The publications affirms that the gap between people of color and white people is widening- and is now at its largest on record!
Jul 21, 2011 | By Page May
The Farm Bill’s food basket programs such as SNAP, WIC, and
Child Nutrition have obvious connections to the wealth gap. The other half of
the Farm Bill- dealing directly with farms and agriculture- may be less clearly
relevant to the Mind the Gap!
Jul 07, 2011 | By Page May
Understand how and where your tax dollars are being
Jun 29, 2011 | By Page May
Test you knowledge of international wealth disparity with this new quiz!
Jun 15, 2011 | By Page May
Jun 10, 2011 | By Page May
Article: There will never be a post-racial America if the wealth gap
Jun 02, 2011 | By Page May
We know there is a wealth gap, but how did it come to be? Is it natural? Inevitable?
Jun 01, 2011 | By Page May
The Mind the Gap! campaign is born out of our belief that wealth inequality reduces everyone’s quality of life, divides our communities, and threatens our democracy—In other words, this issue affects everyone negatively!
May 23, 2011 | By Page May
Joseph Stiglitz- "The top 1 percent have the best houses, the best educations, the best doctors, and the best lifestyles, but there is one thing that money doesn't seem to have bought: an understanding that their fate is bound up with how the other 99 percent live."
May 20, 2011 | By Page May
From 1979 to 2007, the average, after-tax, inflation-adjusted income of middle-class households increased 25%; for the top 1%, it rose 281%.i Read more