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06/24/2018 | Published by: Daily Kos
06/24/2018

Sewer Socialism and Rebel Cities, part 3: Immigration Sanctuary

Sewer Socialism and Rebel Cities, part 3: Immigration Sanctuary

Several organization have put together resources for municipalities wanting to enact sanctuary policies: Local Progress...

06/24/2018 | Daily Kos | Local Progress: A National Network of Progressive Local Elected Officials
06/22/2018 | Published by: The Nation
06/22/2018

Lessons From the Death of Seattle’s ‘Amazon’ Tax

Lessons From the Death of Seattle’s ‘Amazon’ Tax

In an act of novel cross-city solidarity, more than 50 members of the progressive political network Local Progress...

06/22/2018 | The Nation | Local Progress: A National Network of Progressive Local Elected Officials

Nationwide protests against Trump’s family separation policy planned for June 30

The Women’s March is also organizing a nonviolent civil disobedience in partnership with Center for Popular Democracy...

06/21/2018 | Vox | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Battleground Texas: Progressive Cities Fight Back Against Anti-Immigrant, Right-Wing Forces

Sarah Johnson, the executive director of Local Progress, a group that works with Casar and other local politicians on...

06/21/2018 | Salon | Local Progress: A National Network of Progressive Local Elected Officials
06/20/2018 | Published by: Minneapolis Star-Tribune
06/20/2018

Minnesota pension board looks at private equity strategy

Minnesota pension board looks at private equity strategy

Toys R Us has not fared well in recent years. And critics, led by New York’s populist-leaning Center for Popular...

06/20/2018 | Minneapolis Star-Tribune | Restoring a Fair Workweek
06/19/2018 | Published by: Los Angeles Times
06/19/2018

'Freedom city'? Going beyond 'sanctuary,' Austin, Texas, vows to curtail arrests

'Freedom city'? Going beyond 'sanctuary,' Austin, Texas, vows to curtail arrests

While Austin is among the country’s first so-called freedom cities, it’s part of a wider movement around...

06/19/2018 | Los Angeles Times | Local Progress: A National Network of Progressive Local Elected Officials
06/19/2018 | Published by: The Nation
06/19/2018

Young Women of Color Are Running to Win

Young Women of Color Are Running to Win

In the Senate, Kerri Evelyn Harris is challenging centrist Senator Tom Carper, one of the few Democrats in the Senate...

06/19/2018 | The Nation | Civic Engagement

Puerto Rican Families Displaced in Florida by Hurricane María Recruited as Potential Voters

The Summer for Puerto Rico campaign is spearheaded by Julio López Varona, the Director of Puerto Rico Diaspora...

06/19/2018 | NPR Latino USA | Civic Engagement
06/18/2018 | Published by: Los Angeles Times
06/18/2018

For big banks, breaking the rules is a trade secret

For big banks, breaking the rules is a trade secret

There has been plenty of murmuring about shoddy sales practices at major banks beyond Wells Fargo. Front-line...

06/18/2018 | Los Angeles Times | Civic Engagement

Nine Months After Hurricane Maria, Congress Isn't Doing Much to Help

If a commission discovered “any wrongdoing, any corruption, any malice in that corruption,” added Julio Lopez Varona of...

06/17/2018 | Vice | Civic Engagement

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