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This month, the Home Defenders League partnered with the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at UC Berkeley to promote a new academic study, “Underwater America: How the So-Called Housing...
05/29/14
The Center for Popular Democracy Enters the National Debate During "Charter School Week" Last week, the Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) partnered with Integrity in Education to release a report...
05/23/14
Promoting Strong Public Schools
The Center for Popular Democracy has partnered with Make the Road New York and the Build Up NYC coalition to protect worker safety as industry executives and lobbyists have sought to gut the Scaffold...
05/02/14
Improving Job Quality
On April 1st, Mayors, homeowners and advocates called on federal officials to stand with local communities, including Irvington and Richmond, over Wall Street lobbyists that have threatened illegal...
05/02/14
Restoring Community Wealth
Earlier this week was the culmination of the “Foreclose on Wells Fargo” days of action. By the time the sun set, Home Defenders, Wells Fargo workers, affordable housing activists, people fighting...
05/02/14
Earlier this week, both houses of the Hawaii legislature passed legislation that will create Same-Day Voter Registration, putting the Aloha State on track to become the 13th state in the nation where...
05/02/14
Strengthening Voting Rights and Democracy
In conjunction with our worker safety campaign, the Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) and the New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (NYCOSH) released a paper entitled "Fatally Flawed...
05/02/14
Improving Job Quality
Last month, CPD, with our partner Make the Road New York, concluded a successful Affordable Care Act outreach and education campaign in Pennsylvania, with the goal of reaching out to underserved...
05/02/14
Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
Two CPD core partners -- Wisconsin Jobs Now and Pittsburgh Action United – received special mentions at last month’s 1200-person Community Schools National Forum in Cincinnati. They were lauded...
05/02/14
Promoting Strong Public Schools
With victories this year in Maryland, Connecticut, Delaware, and West Virginia, the wave of action around raising the minimum wage has continued to spread. After 15 months of organizing,...
05/02/14
Raising the Minimum Wage

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