Black community organizing is at the root of the people and planet first agenda, just take a look at the Vision for Black Lives.
The deeply unequal art world’s current economic model simply isn’t working, as the story of one public art effort demonstrates quite clearly.
Development projects in cities across the nation are trying to drive out low-income residents, but local activists are taking control with community-based solutions that are beneficial to everyone.
State and local governments should enact Economic Bills of Rights to redefine human rights for the 21st century.
Residents are providing new ways to make local budgeting more open and democratic.
A carbon fee and dividend could slow climate change and help Maryland families get by.
Student debt can make any career path perilous — especially if you change your mind.
Like labor unions, neighborhood unions could help residents bargain collectively for affordable housing, housing security, protections for local businesses, and community reconciliation.
Shocking videos will come and go, but systemic police violence will continue regardless of whether we’re watching — and it demands a systemic solution.
This pilot project aims to educate, train, and hire talented immigrant women for green jobs in Maryland.
The American prison system is a massive — if invisible — part of our economy and social fabric.
Black Americans will never trust the police without serious measures to reduce police violence and improve accountability.
Local high school students and Curtis Bay residents have organized a tremendous campaign of resistance against failed development in South Baltimore.
In order to achieve climate justice, we must use both resistance to interrupt and prevent encroachment by a politically powerful fossil fuel industry and resilience to build new skills and institutions for sustainable communities.
IPS defense expert Miriam Pemberton explains that the United States military remains the most powerful on earth by far in this segment of Campaign for America’s Future “Burning Issues” video series.