It’s time for policymakers to listen to American workers and families instead of billionaires and corporate bosses.Read more
Combating inequality means both lifting up and building power at the bottom, and breaking up concentration of wealth and power at the top. That’s why we work at the intersection of economic and racial justice through projects designed to build leadership and self-empowerment of black workers, immigrant workers, and low-wage workers, youth and families affected by incarceration, along with projects aiming to reverse the rules that criminalize poor people of color, and projects fighting to ensure that the wealthy and Wall Street corporations pay their fair share of taxes.
UAW activists years ago helped usher in a vastly more equal society. Can history repeat?Read more
SPM data shows a historically steep increase of 4.6 percentage points from 7.8% to 12.4% . “The stark contrast paints a vivid picture of the ways in which poverty is a political choice, not a personal one.”Read more
Our world’s richest are increasingly monopolizing the smarts of our smartest.Read more
The highest-earning DAF now takes in $11 billion more than the highest-earning working charity.Read more
In our new report, “Still A Dream,” we note progress—alongside some humbling findings about how far we have to go.Read more
Exploring the burgeoning movement to organize the rich for our common good.Read more