Some may mourn Bush’s more “respectable” presidency. but looking back, one sees the very race-baiting and cruelty.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.
From speculation to vacancies, taxing high-end condos may be the solution to affordable housing Boston has been looking for.Read more
Military veterans are speaking out against the border stunt, calling it a “profound betrayal of our military.”Read more
Americans pay a steep price for not spreading their wealth around as well as other developed countries.Read more
Executive pay excess is driving decisions that are turning workers — and their communities — into sacrificial lambs.Read more
Every other industrialized country has already made the transition and seen both improved health outcomes and reduced costs.Read more
Hint: simply increasing the progressive income tax on top earners isn’t enough.Read more