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Pirate Equity

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Unchecked Corporate Power:

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The Center for Popular Democracy works to create equity, opportunity and a dynamic democracy in partnership with high-impact base-building organizations, organizing alliances, and progressive unions. CPD strengthens our collective capacity to envision and win an innovative pro-worker, pro-immigrant, racial and economic justice agenda. More ›

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opioid crisis advocacy
Today is International Overdose Awareness Day. As we acknowledge the grief felt by families and friends remembering...
August 31, 2019
CPD’s People’s Convention brought over 1,500 leaders and members of our affiliate network to Detroit for three days of...
August 29, 2019
The fast-growing gig economy provides flexibility and opportunity for millions of workers and consumers. Billions of...
August 29, 2019
Founded in 2017 by a sixth generation Hoosier, Hoosier Action, a CPD affiliate, works to connect small town and rural...
August 29, 2019
In July, more than 250 local elected officials, community leaders, and policy and labor partners from across the...
August 29, 2019

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