Economic Justice

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.

Latest Work

Let’s Rein In Tax Cheats

Solely jailing the whistleblower sends a chilling message to would-be financial whistleblowers that will continue for decades to the detriment of our economy.

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Torture.gov

Those who have much to fear from justice are rarely eager to see its purifying waters roll down.

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Palin’s Tea Party

At first glance it’s easy to dismiss the Tea Partiers as bumpkins with the political acuity of a box of rocks.

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