A coalition of activists is challenging the financial industry’s ties to the gun industry, its lobbyists, and the lawmakers that support it most.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.
At a recent Senate hearing, some officials attempted to divert attention from the real cause of post office financial losses by blaming worker rights.Read more
How Enriching the 1% Widens the Racial Wealth DivideRead more
If there is a silver lining to the confusion and disappointment of Russiagate, it is that we can now pay attention to the real fleecing.Read more