Global mining companies are turning to international arbitration to strong-arm governments into bending to their interests.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.
Trump is making false claims about his record in struggling states like Ohio and Michigan. The jobs haven’t come back. They’ve been offshored to China.Read more
Now more than ever, we need a new trade policy to support an economic recovery from the pandemic and to start building an economy that works for everyone.Read more
The latest Forbes 400 can help us see why you don’t need a great intellect to become insanely wealthy.Read more
Instead of funneling hundreds of billions of dollars each year into militarism, we can invest in the infrastructure of care we need to keep each other safe.Read more