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.
Without public transit, I couldn’t have gotten my degree. And all of us need it to keep our planet livable.
The American Rescue Plan will help over 1 million uninsured Americans get covered — and cut premiums by half for millions more.
Private equity firms snatched up rental properties, then neglected them. So Minneapolis activists organized the tenants to fight for their rights.
The share of the nation’s wealth pie owned by the richest 0.01 percent has quadrupled over the last 70 years.
While working families are suffering under the pandemic, corporate boards have bent the rules to protect massive CEO paychecks.
Billionaire Landlords Profit as Millions Face Eviction
Recently added to the Walmart governing board: still another expert in enriching top execs at worker and taxpayer expense.
The rich won’t be paying their fair share of taxes as long as our tax system speeds wealth’s concentration.
It’s one of the largest antipoverty programs ever passed — and will save worker pensions throughout the country.
Pandemic doubles wealth of private, for-profit hospital billionaire Thomas F. Frist Jr.’s family to $15.6 billion.