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The Root Cause of Puerto Rico's Debt Crisis

New York State Attorney General Letitia James should investigate the Wall Street players

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The Truth About Forced Arbitration

Forced arbitration, the enforcement crisis, and how workers are fighting back

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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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The root cause of Puerto Rico’s debt crisis, as well as the banks and other key players that fueled and profited from...
March 11, 2020
Last year, legendary singer, songwriter, and activist, Mr. Harry Belafonte, joined the Board of Directors of The...
February 27, 2020
At the start of 2020, CPD affiliate West Virginia Healthy Kids & Families Coalition launched their new name, Our...
February 27, 2020
On Wednesday, January 29, our sister organization CPD Action (CPDA) joined the Poor People's Campaign, Remove...
February 27, 2020
On February 15, Make the Road Action and Make the Road Nevada (MRNV) were joined by Senator and Presidential candidate...
February 27, 2020
The rapid rise of forced arbitration is a serious threat to hard-won workplace rights including minimum wage, earned...
February 27, 2020

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The CPD Network is on the frontlines of the issues that impact us all. 2020 is a decisive year for our democracy and we need your support now more than ever.