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.
Obama’s plans for change in defense spending are still mostly unrealized.
The nation needs to commit itself to lasting Native American advancement.
Despite some growth, many disparities remain among indigenous Americans.
It’s the mysogyny, Stupak!
Because law and order reign supreme.
The public option is the Democrats’ fig leaf.
Is the administration really curbing bloated CEO pay?
Will Obama follow precedent when it comes to Cuba?
Our leaders are willing to control our fossil fuel economy but not to embark on a serious program to disarm it.
The White House and the Pentagon should heed lessons learned in the past.