Racial and Gender Justice
Working to combat economic inequality, achieve climate justice, and build peace requires solutions designed to dismantle systemic racism and patriarchy. That’s why all of our projects seek to intersect and achieve justice across gender diversity, and race, in addition to class.
Banning kids from learning about themselves and each other isn’t just ineffective — it’s cruel.
The acclaimed author and activist had a 40-year history with the Institute for Policy Studies, first as a staff member and later as a project leader and board member.
Lawmakers are filling schools with police and viciously targeting students and teachers. How are kids supposed to learn?
Many of the people most impacted by abortion bans are also most impacted by pollution.
Black students have had to take out larger loans and faced greater difficulty paying them back than other borrowers.
Real and lasting economic opportunities for Black families will come only through a serious national reckoning on race.
With a 22 percent poverty rate, the LGBTQ+ community needs more than rainbow flags from multi-million dollar corporations.
The Supreme Court is giving extreme new powers to increasingly autocratic state governments. That’s not democracy.
What Do Black Immigrant Domestic Workers in the Time of Covid-19 Teach Us About Building a Resilient Care Infrastructure?
New Report: Pandemic Exposed Black Immigrant Domestic Workers to Exploitation, Wage Theft, Lack of Safety
IPS and NDWA’s latest report highlights the experiences of over 1,000 Black immigrant domestic workers in NYC, MA, and Miami and exposes continued exploitation, safety hazards, and insecurity during the pandemic.