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Teens Help Pass $15 Minimum Wage in NJ

Teen Vogue spoke with Make the Road New Jersey youth leaders about their efforts

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Amazon Pulls Out of Planned New York City Headquarters

CPD Affiliate's Fierce Backlash Keeps Amazon Out of NYC

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On December 6, with a 14-3 vote and a packed chamber, the Philadelphia City Council passed a fair workweek ordinance...
February 14, 2019
On December 15, the Center for Popular Democracy, the Vera Institute of Justice (Vera), and the National Immigration...
February 14, 2019
Throughout the month of December, CPD Network partners and affiliates joined the Families Belong Together Coalition...
February 14, 2019
On Wednesday, February 6, Instacart, a Silicon Valley upstart that delivers groceries and other household items to...
February 13, 2019
One fast-food worker was fired for not smiling enough. Another was summarily dismissed for having long nails. A third...
February 12, 2019
Well-behaved women rarely make history, and our own Ana Maria Archila showed the world what courage and strength look...
February 4, 2019

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez & Ana Maria Archila Teamed up for #PeoplesSOTU

We are honored AOC shared this moment with our very own Ana Maria Archila. These two women are fearless in their vision for a loving American that stands for courage, dignity and the freedom to thrive. Check out the video to learn more about how we plan to work together with our affiliates and partners in building a more positive future.