Releases and Advisories

02.07.2017


NEW YORK – Despite mounting pressure last year from Congress and the public to diversify its leadership, the Federal Reserve has not meaningfully increased its race, gender, and or occupational representation, according to...

02.03.2017


NATIONWIDE - The Center for Popular Democracy, a national racial and social justice organization, is calling for protests against Disney in response to its ties to the Trump administration. Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger is a member of Trump’s...

02.03.2017


NATIONWIDE - The Center for Popular Democracy, a national racial and social justice organization, is calling for protests against Disney in response to its ties to the Trump administration. Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger is a member of Trump’s...

02.01.2017


NEW YORK –  In a show of force against the appointment of Betsy DeVos as U.S. Secretary of Education, more than 60 school board members from 15 states sent an open letter today to the chairs of the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor...

01.27.2017

NEW YORK – Transcripts from a Federal Open Market Committee meeting in 2011, recently released after a traditional five-year waiting period, revealed a callous lack of...

01.26.2017


Philadelphia, PA—Thousands of people gathered this afternoon to protest plans by Republican members of Congress to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The protest coincided with the first meeting of President Donald Trump and House and Senate Republicans at...

01.24.2017

As the Trump administration prepares to take office with plans to dilute charter school oversight, a new report demonstrates why a lack of accountability can hurt students.

The ...

01.17.2017


NEW YORK – The Center for Popular Democracy Tuesday announced the appointment of Jennifer Epps-Addison as the new president of its network of 43...

01.10.2017


New York – Today, dozens of elected officials from around the country sent a letter to President Obama, calling on him to...

01.04.2016

Jordan Haedtler, Fed Up coalition campaign manager, released the following statement in response to the revelations that Trump...

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