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The Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) and Faith Action for Community Equity (FACE), our state partner organization in Hawaii, helped score a big victory for Hawaii voters on June 30 with the state’s...
07/28/14
Strengthening Voting Rights and Democracy
Women’s leaders, fast-food delivery workers, and low-wage tipped workers are demanding an end to sub-minimum wage for tipped workers in New York State. While New York’s minimum wage is scheduled to...
07/28/14
Improving Job Quality, Raising the Minimum Wage
We recently wrote about Mayor de Blasio’s proposal to introduce a new “City ID” card for New York City. We are thrilled to announce that today, the New York City Council has formally voted by 43-3 to...
06/26/14
CPD is excited to help launch a bold new campaign to demand equality for non-citizens. The New York is Home campaign is dedicated to helping nearly 3 million noncitizen New Yorkers become state...
06/25/14
Organizing the America is Home Campaign
CPD is proud to announce the launch of a new initiative focused on equitable part-time work and just scheduling practices for low-wage workers led by Carrie Gleason, formerly the executive director...
06/03/14
Improving Job Quality
"Cities for Citizenship"A Discussion on How Cities Can Promote Citizenship Join CPD, Local Progress, and the National Partnership for New Americans June 3rd at 2pm Eastern – Webinar. Please click...
05/30/14
Local Progress: A National Network of Progressive Local Elected Officials
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

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