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Local Puerto Ricans To Observe Hurricane Devastation, Make Call To Action

Vigils will be held Thursday in Hartford and Bridgeport to mark one year since Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico.

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09/20/2018 | WNPR | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
09/20/2018 | Published by: WNYC
09/20/2018

After The Storm: Stories of Puerto Rican Resilience

After The Storm: Stories of Puerto Rican Resilience

One year after Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico, the island is still feeling the effects of the devastating storm. In this special episode, "After the Storm," Tanzina Vega explores...

09/20/2018 | WNYC | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
09/20/2018 | Published by: El Diario NY
09/20/2018

Nueva York mantiene su promesa de apoyar a víctimas de María

Nueva York mantiene su promesa de apoyar a víctimas de María

Julio López Varona, director de campañas del Centro para la Democracia Popular (CPD), destacó que aunque es cierto que el Gobierno federal no ha tratado a los damnificados con ninguna...

09/20/2018 | El Diario NY | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond

Ford Supporters Descend on Senate Offices of Grassley and Collins to Demand GOP #CancelKavanaugh

The Women's March, NARAL Pro-Choice America, and the Center for Popular Democracy all participated in the protest, where demonstrators chanted, "We believe Christine Ford! We believe Anita Hill!"...

09/20/2018 | Common Dreams | Civic Engagement
09/20/2018 | Published by: The Hill
09/20/2018

Police arrest nearly two dozen Kavanaugh protesters

Police arrest nearly two dozen Kavanaugh protesters

The protesters include activists from a coalition of outside groups, including the Center for Popular Democracy and the Women's March.

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09/20/2018 | The Hill | Civic Engagement
09/19/2018 | Published by: Addiction Now
09/19/2018

Bloomington Addiction Treatment Agenda Pushed by Group

Bloomington Addiction Treatment Agenda Pushed by Group

“The vast majority of funding for Hoosier Action and its initiatives comes from its dues-paying membership,” Greene said. “Although we are a local partner of the Center for Popular Democracy, a...

09/19/2018 | Addiction Now | Civic Engagement
09/19/2018 | Published by: Reynolds Center for Business Journalism
09/19/2018

The #MeToo Movement and Everyday Industries, Part 2

The #MeToo Movement and Everyday Industries, Part 2

The Center for Popular Democracy reports that 18 percent of women have upper-management positions, even though they make up 60 percent of first-line supervisors. People of color, namely black and...

09/19/2018 | Reynolds Center for Business Journalism | Civic Engagement
09/19/2018 | Published by: The Huffington Post
09/19/2018

My Daughter And I Dressed As Handmaids And Got Arrested To Protest Brett Kavanaugh

My Daughter And I Dressed As Handmaids And Got Arrested To Protest Brett Kavanaugh

The whole time though, we were together with our community of activists and had people waiting for us on the other side. We all sang songs of protest and resistance together, and I could feel the...

09/19/2018 | The Huffington Post | Civic Engagement
09/18/2018 | Published by: Journal Inquirer
09/18/2018

Hurricane Maria vigil on track in Hartford

Hurricane Maria vigil on track in Hartford

Despite confusion over permits, police and city officials say they’re working with two local community groups to help them hold a march and vigil Thursday to commemorate the one-year anniversary...

09/18/2018 | Journal Inquirer | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
09/18/2018 | Published by: Lexblog
09/18/2018

Shutting Down the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Shutting Down the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Working at The Center for Popular Democracy (CPD), Kate has partnered with youth-led organizations on various policy initiatives and community organizing campaigns, and has represented young...

09/18/2018 | Lexblog | Organizing for Education Justice

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