Some economists worry the world has passed “peak globalization.” But that could be good for the planet.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.
Three mass shootings in one week, homelessness abound, and a liar who hurls racist rhetoric from the White House stoop. America needs a course correction.Read more
A new report offers recommendations for state policymakers looking to strengthen the backbone of the care economy — the direct care workers themselves.Read more
An innovative binational analysis details how plutocracy is squeezing low and middle income Americans.Read more
Even if Trump manages to end the war in Afghanistan, he’s fueling other wars that will be even more devastating.Read more
Imagine if the next generation of Americans experienced healthcare as a human right, and quality of care wasn’t determined by wealth or income.Read more