• Mark Willis

    Mark A. Willis is a visiting scholar at the Ford Foundation. He previously headed community-development banking at JPMorgan Chase.

  • Nona Willis Aronowitz

    Nona Willis Aronowitz is a journalist and Pipeline fellow at the Roosevelt Institute.

  • Garry Wills

    Garry Wills is the author of A Necessary Evil: A History of American Distrust of Government and Papal Sin: Structures of Deceit.

  • Valerie Wilson

    Valerie Rawlston Wilson is director of the Economic Policy Institute’s Program on Race, Ethnicity, and the Economy (PREE). Prior to joining EPI, Wilson was an economist and vice president of research at the National Urban League Washington Bureau.

  • Jennifer Wilson

    Jennifer Wilson is a Prospect Summer 2011 intern.

  • Kinsey Wilson

    Kinsey Wilson is the senior vice president of Digital Media at National Public Radio.

  • William Wilson

    William Julius Wilson is the Lewis P. and Linda L. Geyser University Professor at Harvard University. His article this issue is adapted from The Bridge Over the Racial Divide: Rising Inequality and Coalition Politics.

  • Conrad Wilson

    Conrad Wilson is a reporter for The Minnesota Daily in Minneapolis.

  • James Wilson

    James Q. Wilson is professor emeritus at the University of California-Los Angeles.

  • Rhea Wilson

    Rhea Wilson joined the Prospect in the summer of 1999 as associate editor. Rhea was the founding editor of the American Prospect Syndicate, which provides op-ed columns to major newspapers across the country. The op-eds are developed from articles in The American Prospect magazine and also from the research of various progressive think tanks and advocacy groups.