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.
The Perils of the Luxury Real Estate Boom for Bostonians
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.
A class-action lawsuit against a D.C. institution underscores the need for one fair wage.
Billions in taxpayer funds go to CEOs who pay their workers peanuts. We can change that.
Help spread the word about our new report, How Taxpayers Subsidize Giant Corporate Pay Gaps
More than two-thirds of the top federal contractors and corporate subsidy recipients paid their CEO more than 100 times their median worker pay in 2017.
How Taxpayers Subsidize Giant Corporate Pay Gaps