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.
A new report estimates that $21 trillion of that wealth will pass internally within America’s already dynastically wealthy families between now and 2045.
“Amazon was supposed to keep them safe. They didn’t do that. How does a company worth over $1 trillion let this happen?”
Mexican GM workers, after years of living in fear, are now feeling their own power.
Transportation policies prioritizing private vehicle use leave the poor and people of color behind.
Our tax dollars don’t have to be feeding executive-suite greed and grasping.
Omar Ocampo joins Harrison’s Reality Check to discuss a modest annual tax on the world’s richest, and what we could accomplish with that revenue.
State lawmakers are moving hard and fast to keep their wealthy backers wealthy.
Over 35,000 people joined a recent telephone town hall to kick off a six-week campaign to protect investments in the care economy.
Extreme inequality is the preexisting condition that made our society more vulnerable to disease and undermined a robust global public health response.
A new analysis by the Fight Inequality Alliance, Institute for Policy Studies, Oxfam, and Patriotic Millionaires found a shocking rise in global wealth among the world’s richest people despite deepening inequality during the COVID-19 pandemic.