Some 8,000 U.S. contractors have died abroad since 9/11, compared to 7,000 U.S. troops.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 economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has strained municipal budgets. How can cities close the gap fairly?Read more
Wish-lists of progressive public policies never change the world. But they sometimes do excite the people who can.Read more
Even with tens of millions out of work, billionaires are spending record sums at high-end (socially distanced) art auctions.Read more
Why are we spending billions on a system set up only to amplify harm, especially in the context of a global public health crisis?Read more
If we want justice, we must help Black families invest in themselvesRead more
Two million Americans petitioned Capitol Hill to show their support for the survival of our public Postal Service.Read more