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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
We are proud to join Cities for Citizenship in celebrating its two-year anniversary this September. As a result of Cities of Citizenship, more than 10,000 eligible immigrants are on track to become...
10/07/16
It’s been a banner month for the Fair Workweek movement. In the same week that Seattle City’s Council unanimously passed the country’s second comprehensive set of scheduling protections, New York...
10/07/16
This month, Politico published its 2016 “Politico 50” list – the publication’s assessment of the most influential individuals shaping public policy and national discourse in 2016. CPD is extremely...
10/07/16
This September CPD launched an exciting, innovative Sustainability Initiative - a program designed to help our partner organizations build greater financial independence by developing revenue...
10/07/16
The Center for Popular Democracy is proud to be a contributor of the Movement for Black Lives recently launched comprehensive policy platform, A Vision for Black Lives: Policy Demands for Black Power...
08/29/16
Voting rights have become a key issue in 2016. In addition to the successful legal victories rolling back state restrictions on voting in states like Texas, North Carolina, Wisconsin and Kansas, we...
08/29/16
Strengthening Voting Rights and Democracy
On July 8, 2016 over 1,600 grassroots leaders, organizers, policy makers and artists representing more than 40 people’s organizations from around the country, came together in Pittsburgh for CPD's...
07/18/16

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