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.
It looks like the party may be over for one corporate crook
As the U.S. “War on Drugs” rages on in Colombia, more and more of its farms have been turned into swaths of scorched earth.
A new business study on global household wealth documents how the world’s wealth is continuing to concentrate in the pockets of the awesomely affluent.
Is the labor of corporate CEOs really hundreds of times more valuable than the labor of other leaders?
Critiques of Wal-Mart’s approach to sustainability, responding to a bold initiative to turn the world’s largest company green.
The huge pay gap only makes sense if CEOs add hundreds of times more value than other leaders in society.
Toward a global citizens’ movement to bring corporations back under control
IPS’ 14th Annual CEO Compensation Survey on The Staggering Social Cost of U.S. Business Leadership.
The little guys may be hurting, but fear not for the titans of capital.
Latin America is leading a historic break from the failed policies of the International Monetary Fund.