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.
Biden deserves praise for going big and bold on the economy. Let’s push him to go bigger and bolder.
A little history can help us with the answer.
As our country looks to “build back better,” Chinatowns show how to foster vibrant, welcoming communities of all kinds.
America’s super rich and their European pals have failed spectacularly in a scheme to kill global football’s most egalitarian traditions.
Leading research and movement organizations and progressive Democrats call for rapid passage of legislation to transform the economy.
The Biden administration must address the industry’s long-standing gender discrimination and systemic inequalities, which have become even more severe during the pandemic.
The pandemic hit Black entrepreneurs especially hard. To recover, we need to treat the pre-existing conditions.
Make no mistake: this pandemic is the “rainy day” DAFs and foundations have been saving for.
Worldwide, ever more of us are realizing we need a ceiling on what our greediest can grab.
U.S. billionaire pandemic profit balloons to $4.56 trillion, a 55 percent increase.