It’s not fair to ask sacrifices only from those least able to afford it simply because they have the least political power.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 $7-billion reconstruction of the Bay Bridge between San Francisco and Oakland is in the hands of a state-subsidized Chinese company.Read more
The struggle to tax Wall Street moved forward in Cannes.Read more
Wealthy People Show Support for Protests with new website: “We are the 1 percent. We stand with the 99 percent.”
Resource Generation and Wealth for Common Good today announced a new website for wealthy people to show their support for the Occupy movement.Read more