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.
Here’s everything you need to know about the urgency of fair tax reforms to pay for vital public investments and reverse extreme inequality.
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By using the power of the public purse, we can encourage federal contractors to be upstanding corporate citizens.
If you’re a parent, odds are you’ll be getting a direct deposit very soon.
Most of us see immoral ugliness wherever wealth concentrates. Much more lurks that we need to see.
Under U.S. trade agreements, corporations are suing developing country governments for sums that far outstrip the value of humanitarian aid.
Lawmakers have known about this giant loophole for years. Now it’s time to do something about it.
West Virginia and Kentucky activists vow to continue pressing Manchin and McConnell on democracy and economic reforms.
A unanimous Supreme Court throws a monkey-wrench into a college sports scene that’s minting mega millionaires.
Leaked IRS data proves the rumors are true: Many billionaires pay no income taxes. Will that spur reform?