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.
Romero promises to delve into immigration reform when she takes over the union later this year.
And why is Mexico being complicit in Trump’s attempt to bully Canada?
The middle class is starting to look poor, but the president’s Council of Economic Advisers now argues that not even the poor are poor—all the better to cut programs that serve both groups.
As taxpayers, we need to know whether a donation actually makes it to a charitable cause.
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North American Organizations Call on the Canadian Government to Stand Up to Washington’s Bullying on NAFTA, and to Strike a Fair Trade Deal
Organizations denounce Trump’s ‘divide and conquer’ strategy.
Leaders from Canada, Mexico, and the United States demand a trade deal that lifts up people and communities in all three countries.
We know a great deal more about how unequal we’ve become than our progressive forbears did in America’s original Gilded Age. But can data fuel a fight for a more equal world?
A coalition of academics and activists are taking on the dogma of growth and calling for a radical reorganization of the economy.