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.
Instead of funneling hundreds of billions of dollars each year into militarism, we can invest in the infrastructure of care we need to keep each other safe.
If a few sports walkouts can force change on the national level, imagine what an Amazon or Wal-Mart walkout could do.
The House passed legislation to defend the Postal Service. If the Senate doesn’t do the same, Postmaster General DeJoy will continue dismantling it.
We can funnel our virus aid tax dollars only to airlines that keep their pay gaps modest.
We need a movement to democratize philanthropy — and the concentrated wealth that increasingly defines it.
Across the Global South, international mining companies use disturbing tactics to forcibly open mining operations against the wills of local communities.
How we face this extraordinary inequality is the ultimate test of what kind of country we are and what we will become.
In the face of a historic public outcry, the postmaster general has promised to stop sabotaging essential services — temporarily.
In a small city in northern New England, one local nonprofit mobilizes to meet the COVID-19 crisis in its New American community.
The Postmaster General’s actions are advancing two of President Trump’s goals: undermining confidence in vote by mail and laying a foundation for postal privatization.