Occupy Wall Street called for the reinstatement of the Glass-Steagall Act. Now, that call appears in both the Democratic and Republican Party platforms. Akshat Tewary, a lawyer and activist, discusses his reaction.
William Rivers Pitt of Truthout: Donald Trump's bigotry-driven, ego-driven campaign might win in November. A lit cigarette is healthier.
Institute for Policy Studies associate fellow Sam Pizzigati co-edits Inequality.org. His most recent book is The Rich Don’t Always Win: The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900-1970.