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Unchecked Corporate Power:

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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CPD’s signature NYC fundraiser, The Guiding Light Awards, is just around the corner on Tuesday, December 3! Over 300...
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Last month, hourly service workers from CPD affiliates United for Respect and One Pennsylvania called on Congress to...
November 6, 2019
At the start of October, CPD’s Justice Transformation team held the first ever ‘Freedom Lab’ in Milwaukee, Wisconsin....
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For more than three decades, Black and Latinx young people, parents, educators, and communities have organized to...
November 6, 2019
Local Progress (LP), a movement of local elected officials advancing a racial and economic justice agenda through all...
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During the summer of 2016, residents of South Shore and Woodlawn, two historically disinvested Black communities in...
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