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.
If you care about health, you certainly should be.
“You are making $15 an hour when your boss is making that in a breath.”
At Scripps News, Chuck Collins breaks down the true cost of billionaire philanthropy — and how to put charitable donations back in the hands of actual charities.
Electric air taxis aren’t going to save the world. Really taxing the rich, on the other hand, could.
Every year that members of Congress vote for budget boosts to this agency with no strings attached, they choose to spend untold billions on war with no accountability.
How the ultra-wealthy use charitable giving to avoid taxes and exert influence — while ordinary taxpayers foot the bill.
If activists succeed in stopping the Hanscom expansion, it will be the next “shot heard ’round the world” on a warming planet.
A wrong decision in the Moore case could set back tax justice for years.
Our report estimates that the direct taxpayer subsidy for charitable giving is $111 billion a year.
A Q&A with a veteran building cleaner on what’s at stake for her workplace, her union, and her city’s working class.