#Income Inequality

  • Article: Top 1% Earns 17% of Britain’s Income, New Research of Income Inequality Shows

    Top 1% Earns 17% of Britain’s Income, New Research of Income Inequality Shows

    By Helen Lock|May 22, 2020

    Researchers have said that data on capital gains earnings should be included in official statistics. Read more

  • Article: Poorest More Than Twice as Likely to Die From COVID-19 in Scotland: Data

    Poorest More Than Twice as Likely to Die From COVID-19 in Scotland: Data

    By Helen Lock|May 18, 2020

    Campaigners say a rethink is needed to tackle the link between low income and poor health. Read more

  • Article: The UK’s 6 Richest People Have as Much Wealth as the 13M Poorest

    The UK’s 6 Richest People Have as Much Wealth as the 13M Poorest

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 4, 2019

    A new report describes the UK as a country of "Ferraris and food banks". Read more

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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 12, 2019

    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