The Biden administration’s democracy initiative is missing the all-important inequality connection.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.
The Democrats’ main vulnerability right now is that voters simply have no idea they’re trying to do popular things.Read more
Student workers keep Columbia University running, yet many struggle to make ends meet in one of the most expensive cities in the country.Read more
Immigrant rights advocates continue to pressure elected officials to make good on their campaign promises for a pathway to citizenship.Read more