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 Republican tax law boosted the fortunes of America’s wealthiest while increasing insecurity for U.S. manufacturing workers.
On November 3, voters in many states and cities will weigh in on a variety of inequality-related proposals, from taxing the wealthy to increasing worker and tenant protections.
Millions of people are still unemployed, facing eviction or foreclosure, and scrambling to get enough to eat.
Donald Trump’s Abuse of the Conservation Easement Tax Loophole Shows How the Tax Code Favors the Ultra Rich
How to ‘donate’ land to a charity, but keep it for your own exclusive use.
An unseemly juxtaposition: 220,000 dead and millions lose their health, wealth and livelihoods.
This package of serious tax-the-rich proposals will have no easy road through Congress.
Where is the concern for the families of the more than 215,000 Americans who have lost their lives to the coronavirus?
This Indigenous Peoples Day, the Indigenous-led organization NDN Collective launched the ‘LANDBACK’ campaign.
During the pandemic and recession, farmers are realizing they have more in common with immigrant meatpackers than agribusiness CEOs
The maldistribution of America’s income and wealth has reached levels that our conventional economic stats have trouble revealing.