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 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.
With the right policy actions now, we can exit this pandemic on a pathway to a more decent and equitable society.
Caregiving could be isolating, even before coronavirus. A Caring Across Generations virtual gathering offers caregivers a chance to connect in solidarity.
In today’s corporate pay environment, even a global pandemic can’t deny chief executives their windfalls.
While millions of Americans were being thrown out of work by the coronavirus, the super rich saw their wealth increase 10 percent.
As a percentage of wealth, billionaire taxes have fallen 79% since 1980.
As billionaires’ wealth continues to balloon, it’s time for them to pay their fair share.