Header Image Mobile Header Image

Blog

Search Image Search News

Blog

In Pennsylvania, the underfunding of schools has led to a lack of resources and the criminalization of young people. On February 22, OnePA premiered an incredible documentary film by Chris Ivey...
02/28/18
Organizing for Education Justice
On February 12, CPD launched a two-week Canvass Director Boot Camp in Los Angeles for our largest-ever training with trainees from ten CPD affiliates from across the country, including Good Jobs Now...
02/28/18
Launching the Sustainability Initiative
Please help us welcome BLOC from Wisconsin to our growing, powerful network of affiliates! In a state voted the worst place in United States to raise a Black child and bearing the highest...
02/28/18
During the first week of February, Congressional Republicans gathered for their annual retreat at the Greenbrier, a five-star luxury resort in White Sulphur Spring, West Virginia, with both President...
02/28/18
Civic Engagement
Six months ago Trump ended the DACA program. This decision left hundreds of thousands of young immigrants, who grew up in this country, uncertain about their future. With Trump’s March 5thdeadline...
02/28/18
Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative, Combating Family Separation & Deportation
This has been a terrifying year—a year in which our communities and our values have been under bitter and sustained attack. With the first year of the Trump administration not yet over, already we...
12/08/17
On October 14, CPD’s Education Justice team organized a panel discussion at the 2017 annual Network for Public Education (NPE) conference in Oakland, CA, titled, “Community Schools as a Bulwark...
12/01/17
Advocating for Community Schools, Organizing for Education Justice
On November 16, CPD in partnership with Partnership for Working Families, New York Communities for Change, and Make the Road New York released a report identifying the ways Wall Street stands to...
12/01/17
Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
On October 31, 2017, the New York City Council passed Intro 1568-2017, establishing that no New York City resources can be used for federal immigration enforcement purposes. While New York City...
12/01/17
Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
On November 16, hundreds of people from Our City Our Schools, led by CPD affiliate 215 People’s Alliance, rallied to celebrate the end of the 16-year state takeover of Philadelphia’s schools and a...
12/01/17
Advocating for Community Schools, Organizing for Education Justice

Pages