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.
Taxing the rich won’t be effective unless we deploy a variety of policy approaches. After all, the richest among us are often experts at dodging taxes.
2020 candidates were asked about their plans to address poverty, racism, militarism, and ecological devastation. Here’s what they said.
The Vanderbilts, once America’s richest family, have become a handy punching bag for the guardians of our new Gilded Age.
The U.S. women’s soccer team outperforms its male counterpart but earns less — like women in every other field.
The last thing on your mind during a ride to the ER should be: Is this going to bankrupt me?
Juneteenth was supposed to mark the end of a horrific era of oppression, but racial inequality remains rampant. These 10 policy proposals could change that.
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10 ways that doing the right thing would save us money.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the New York state legislature could end the subminimum tipped wage for carwasheros downstate.
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