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The current political moment demands increased clarity and focus from progressive forces. To meet this demand, this summer CPD launched a series of 6 network-wide conversations titled “Building Our...
08/31/18
Building Technological Infrastructure and Capacity
CPD is excited to welcome our newest affiliate, Leaders Igniting Transformation (LIT), to our growing network of grassroots organizations! Founded in November 2017, LIT and its 501(c)(4) sister...
08/31/18
Organizing for Education Justice
Last month, once again, a local community was shattered by the news that an unarmed person had been summarily killed by police. This time, the shooting occurred in Allentown, PA, one of several...
08/31/18
Racial Justice
For the fifth consecutive summer, CPD and Fed Up activists travelled to Jackson Hole, Wyoming -- where the world’s most powerful economic policymakers gather to discuss the direction of the global...
08/31/18
Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up
This summer, we were thrilled to be joined by a group of law and policy interns from across the nation. Our intern class became an integral part of the CPD team, providing legal and policy research...
07/30/18
In August, the CPD Strategic Research team will be joined by Eli Vitulli, a two-year fellow from the Mellon/American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Public Fellows program. The Mellon/ACLS Public...
07/30/18
Earlier in May, we joined our sister organization CPD Action (CPDA) to launch our Summer of Heroes in DC campaign, focused on organizing weekly actions led by our affiliates including mobilizations,...
07/30/18
Civic Engagement, Organizing for Education Justice
The National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) promotes philanthropy that serves the public good, is responsive to people and communities with the least wealth and opportunity, and is held...
07/30/18
In July, the Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) released a new policy toolkit, “Expanding Voter Registration in Cities and Counties: A Toolkit for Local Policymakers.” The toolkit accompanies CPD’s...
07/30/18
Strengthening Voting Rights and Democracy
In recent years, billionaire pharmaceutical executives and hedge fund managers have made billions in profit by creating, feeding, and treating a crisis of opioid addiction in the United States. As...
07/30/18

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