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.
Why support for capping CEO pay will only keep growing.
Our second Gilded Age isn’t as enchanting as Condé Nast and celebrity spectacle make it seem – but a red carpet parade while event workers struggle for dignified treatment epitomizes the era.
The U.S. has recorded 1 million COVID deaths. In the time it took to reach that grim milestone, billionaire wealth is up $1.7 trillion.
The rich all over, not just Elon Musk, are flexing their muscle.
Executive action to cancel $50,000 in student loan debt would increase Black wealth by 40 percent.
A new research database reveals that many donor-advised fund donations take years to make it to the coffers of operating nonprofits.
Our modern societies, top French politicos fear, just might ‘explode’ without one.
After servicing New York City’s wealthiest throughout the pandemic, 32,000 residential workers refused to accept a regressive new contract.
There are better ways to close the racial wealth gap while giving a leg up to Americans of every color.
The United Auto Workers and climate groups join together to push the USPS to buy electric postal vehicles to replace their old, gas-guzzling fleet.