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.
Growing inequity in charitable giving continues to hold risks not only for nonprofits but for the entire nation.
Top-Heavy Philanthropy and Its Risks to the Independent Sector
Senator Sanders has introduced a bill that would ban Walmart and other big corporations from repurchasing their stock unless they narrow the gaps between CEO and worker pay.
If that ancient Greek could move the world, we can certainly move Walmart.
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Spending records, voter suppression, and high youth turnout mark the most expensive midterm elections of all time.
Vague rhetoric about ‘access to health care’ and ‘good jobs’ won’t challenge the plutocracy that keeps our lives brutal. These proposals could.
In a rare instance of progressive preemption, the city’s voters told private water corporations to leave them alone.
Opportunities and Challenges for African American Women in the South
Voters in several states passed measures to protect and expand the rights of people across the country.