This year’s historic new CEO-worker pay gap disclosures have revealed a handful of big companies with modest internal pay gaps. Should we be applauding?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.
It takes the typical black woman all the way till August to earn what a white male worker got paid last year.Read more
Wealthy donors are hoarding money in shady ‘charity’ accounts in the face of urgent community needs.Read more
Hedge fund billionaires have been feasting off the futures of public employees – and the publics they serve.Read more