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08/6/2018 | Published by: Education Dive
08/6/2018

Advocacy group calls for more oversight of California charter school spending

Advocacy group calls for more oversight of California charter school spending

A lack of transparency and inadequate oversight can set up the potential for waste, fraud, and abuse.  A  2015 report...

08/6/2018 | Education Dive | Organizing for Education Justice
08/6/2018 | Published by: Education Dive
08/6/2018

Advocacy group calls for more oversight of California charter school spending

Advocacy group calls for more oversight of California charter school spending

A lack of transparency and inadequate oversight can set up the potential for waste, fraud, and abuse.  A  2015 report...

08/6/2018 | Education Dive | Organizing for Education Justice
08/2/2018 | Published by: Washington Monthly
08/2/2018

The Real Threat to the Fed’s Independence Is Wall Street, Not Trump

The Real Threat to the Fed’s Independence Is Wall Street, Not Trump

“But the real threat to the Fed’s independence isn’t coming from Trump—it’s coming from Wall Street. The Fed’s...

08/2/2018 | Washington Monthly | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up
07/31/2018 | Published by: Bloomberg
07/31/2018

Toys `R' Us Workers Go to Congress to Seek Curbs on Buyout Firms

Toys `R' Us Workers Go to Congress to Seek Curbs on Buyout Firms

“We need to fight for all workers who are being treated like the Toys ‘R’ Us employees, who are bearing the personal...

07/31/2018 | Bloomberg | Restoring a Fair Workweek
07/30/2018 | Published by: Free Speech TV
07/30/2018

Connecting The Dots Between Banks and Immigrant Detention

Connecting The Dots Between Banks and Immigrant Detention

July 26 was the deadline by which the government was ordered by a judge to reunite all immigrant children separated...

07/30/2018 | Free Speech TV | Civic Engagement, Holding Wall Street Accountable
07/30/2018 | Published by: Refinery29
07/30/2018

Here's How The #AbolishICE Movement Really Got Started

Here's How The #AbolishICE Movement Really Got Started

"The demand to abolish ICE has existed almost since the beginning of ICE," Ana Maria Archila, co-executive director of...

07/30/2018 | Refinery29 | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
07/29/2018 | Published by: The Hill
07/29/2018

How Twitter vaulted 'Abolish ICE' into the mainstream

How Twitter vaulted 'Abolish ICE' into the mainstream

Ana Maria Archilla the co-executive director of Center for Popular Democracy, said that at first progressives "were...

07/29/2018 | The Hill | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
07/28/2018 | Published by: BuzzFeed News
07/28/2018

How "Abolish ICE" Went From A Twitter Slogan To A Litmus Test

How "Abolish ICE" Went From A Twitter Slogan To A Litmus Test

That sentiment — that he has helped popularize a longtime activist goal — is echoed by other activists as well as...

07/28/2018 | BuzzFeed News | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
07/27/2018 | Published by: Reuters
07/27/2018

Loan market shrugs off prison financing protests

Loan market shrugs off prison financing protests

Advocacy groups in New York gathered Wednesday near JP Morgan Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon’s apartment, calling...

07/27/2018 | Reuters | Civic Engagement, Holding Wall Street Accountable
07/26/2018 | Published by: CNN
07/26/2018

Immigrant advocates attack banks for financing private prisons

Immigrant advocates attack banks for financing private prisons

“Private prison companies and their Wall Street financiers stand to benefit from policies that increase detentions,...

07/26/2018 | CNN | Civic Engagement, Holding Wall Street Accountable

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