Politics of Poverty

Ideas and analysis from Oxfam America's policy experts

poverty-in-the-us

shutterstock_1719227575.jpg Politics of Poverty

Tax the rich!

Corporations and the very wealthy spent years gaming the tax code and pressuring Congress to secure an outlandish goal: Pay no taxes. And it worked. But we have a chance right now to address the sickening inequities of the tax code, and raise revenue for jobs-creating infrastructure and the care economy.

Amazon warehouse.jpg Politics of Poverty

Amazon, listening to workers is good business

Oxfam will be attending the Annual General Meeting of Amazon this week to speak in support of our shareholder resolution, which would put an hourly associate on the Board. Our message is simple: Amazon, listen to your workers.

Oxfam.org Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Google+