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.
Trump’s push to privatize USPS would devastate the ordinary Americans who rely on the Postal Service.
America’s corporate dividend cascade is revealing the emptiness of the top exec pledge to value workers, not just shareholders.
Without rent and mortgage relief, millions of families and smaller landlords could lose their homes and businesses.
We need an emergency charity stimulus and taxpayers have subsidized one, but the $200 billion in funds remain sidelined.
Congress can help nonprofits come up with an additional $200 billion — without costing taxpayers another dime.
Only USPS has the capacity to provide the affordable delivery needed by our state, with its large share of senior and rural residents.
A powerful industry is making workers choose between their lives and their jobs.
Tiny Portugal Shows America the Right Way to Treat Essential Immigrants During the Coronavirus Crisis
Don’t ban the immigrants we need for essential jobs — welcome them with open arms and full rights.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and her billionaire friends look at the state as a means to empower and enrich themselves. This hurts all of us.
The 15 most rural states would face heavy blows to jobs, revenue, mail and package deliveries, and voting rights.