#Income Inequality

  • Article: Climate Change and Inequality Are Derailing Global Goals Progress, Scientists Say

    Climate Change and Inequality Are Derailing Global Goals Progress, Scientists Say

    Sept. 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Vast gaps in wealth distribution and access to economic opportunities threaten the global goals. Read more

  • Article: Gender Inequality Is Preventing Global Access to Reproductive and Sexual Health Care

    Gender Inequality Is Preventing Global Access to Reproductive and Sexual Health Care

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 11, 2019

    Hundreds of millions of women are not able to choose what happens to their bodies. Read more

  • Article: 7 Charts That Show the World Is Actually Becoming a Better Place

    7 Charts That Show the World Is Actually Becoming a Better Place

    Jan. 8, 2019

    It's not all bad news. Read more

  • Article: This City Has the Highest Income Inequality in the US, Report Says

    This City Has the Highest Income Inequality in the US, Report Says

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 11, 2018

    Job creation and improving workers’ skills could eventually help close the gap. Read more

  • Article: 'Crazy Rich Asians' Is a Huge Win for Representation — But It's Not the Full Story

    'Crazy Rich Asians' Is a Huge Win for Representation — But It's Not the Full Story

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 24, 2018

    Some have criticized the film's focus on wealthy Chinese Singaporeans. Here's what you should know. Read more

  • Article: US Income Inequality Is So Bad That Now the UN Is Taking Action

    US Income Inequality Is So Bad That Now the UN Is Taking Action

    By David Brand|Dec. 8, 2017

    About 40 million Americans live below the poverty line, but advocates say many more people are poor. Read more

  • Article: 1% of the World’s Population Owns Over 50% of the World’s Wealth, Report Finds

    1% of the World’s Population Owns Over 50% of the World’s Wealth, Report Finds

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 14, 2017

    Rich people in rich countries are continuing to accumulate vast shares of global wealth. Read more