Even writing off every penny of student debt would cost less than Trump’s tax giveaways for corporations and the rich.
Executive action to cancel $50,000 in student loan debt would increase Black wealth by 40 percent.
Lifting these financial burdens would help individual debt holders meet daily needs, reduce the racial wealth gap, and give a boost to the national economy.
Many school districts are deciding that police in classrooms cause more problems than they solve.
Military recruiters deliberately exploit the financial and social insecurities of teenagers to enlist more soldiers.
Billionaires have become a protected class, employing the brightest graduates to defend and multiply their assets and privileges. Don’t help them exacerbate inequality.
Restorative justice is a promising alternative to arming teachers and putting cops in schools. And we can prove it.
Punitive school policies are funneling children – especially African-Americans – out of the classroom and into jail cells.
A public Q&A with the General Secretary of the largest union in South Africa to shed light on the social, political, and economic challenges facing workers, students, and the poor in post-Apartheid South Africa.