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Community members gather to make their voices heard on Fair Workweek Scheduling, May 2016 Dear Supporter, My name is Daron Williams and I am a field manager with CPD Partner,...
12/09/16
Improving Job Quality, Launching the Sustainability Initiative, Raising the Minimum Wage, Restoring a Fair Workweek
If you share our vision of equality, we need you. CPD and our partners across the country are mobilizing to stand up against the threats facing the communities we work to empower and protect every...
11/29/16
Election night was a body blow to our country, our movement and our values. Foundational commitments to opportunity, democracy, equity and fairness are in deep danger – and our communities are...
11/29/16
Civic Engagement
This month, Emeryville – a city known for its robust retail economy in the California Bay Area – became the third city in the country to advance comprehensive fair workweek policy. The unanimous vote...
11/07/16
Restoring a Fair Workweek
More than 500 elected officials have signed on to an open letter to fight back against hate and anti-Muslim bigotry, and to affirm their commitment to tolerance and inclusion. In the letter, elected...
11/07/16
The Center for Popular Democracy would like to thank everyone who made October’s 2016 joint CPD-ACCE gala a huge success! Over 175 guests packed the room at Impact Hub in Oakland to support CPD and...
11/07/16
CPD partners are undeterred by the Supreme Court’s recent failure to uphold the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) program, and are not waiting for the...
11/07/16
In mid-November the Center for Popular Democracy will release a report that looks closely at how much money key cities and counties invest in policing and incarceration versus how much they choose to...
10/31/16
Combating Discriminatory Policing
On Thursday, October 6, the Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) and our allies in the Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools brought together over 100,000 parents, students and educators who “walked-in” at...
10/31/16
Organizing for Education Justice
CPD partner Worker’s Defense Project (TX) celebrated a win for workers this month, after Austin City Council passed a bill to authorize a fast-track permitting process in the city. In order for...
10/07/16

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