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In March, after millions of people across the country began losing their jobs in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemics, the federal government stepped in with a critical lifeline that we knew then was...
07/24/20
Unemployed Action
Across the country, local governments are beginning to reimagine and redefine what public safety looks like in our society. Through Local Progress—a CPD project and movement of local elected...
07/24/20
Justice Transformation
In the last two months, we have seen historic movement towards police-free schools across the country. Minneapolis, Oakland, Denver, Seattle, Portland, Rochester, Milwaukee and other towns and cities...
07/24/20
Organizing for Education Justice
COVID-19 is poised to cause major disruptions to American elections in 2020. We need to be ready for an election, held during a pandemic, where social distancing and quarantine upend the current...
07/24/20
Fighting for an Inclusive Democracy
Experts predicted the 2020 general election would shatter voter turnout records. Now, with COVID-19, it’s clear the U.S. electoral system is not prepared to support achieving that goal unless we make...
07/24/20
Fighting for an Inclusive Democracy, Local Progress: A National Network of Progressive Local Elected Officials
We may be staying at home, but this is no time to retreat. The COVID-19 crisis is devastating many of our communities, and at the same time presenting a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fight for,...
07/24/20
Live stream begins at 1PM, Tuesday April 14th 2020. Please check back here or the Facebook event page. https://www.facebook.com/events/671361576758232/
04/14/20
Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
Last year, legendary singer, songwriter, and activist, Mr. Harry Belafonte, joined the Board of Directors of The Popular Democracy Movement Center, CPD’s groundbreaking retreat and strategy center in...
02/27/20
At the start of 2020, CPD affiliate West Virginia Healthy Kids & Families Coalition launched their new name, Our Future West Virginia (OFWV)! OFWV envisions a West Virginia where every child,...
02/27/20
Base-Building & Affiliates
On Wednesday, January 29, our sister organization CPD Action (CPDA) joined the Poor People's Campaign, Remove Trump, By the People, Demand Justice, and other allies in a mass demonstration in the...
02/27/20
Federal Advocacy: Fighting Back & Fighting Forward

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