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Thousands Today Say #WeRise To Reclaim Government For The People

Campaign for America's Future - March 11, 2015, by Isaiah J. Poole - At the office of Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, more than 2,500 demonstrators, most wearing white “We Rise” T-shirts, staged a ...

03/11/2015 | Improving Job Quality

Thousands Today Say #WeRise To Reclaim Government For The People

Campaign for America's Future - March 11, 2015, by Isaiah J. Poole - At the office of Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, more than 2,500 demonstrators, most wearing white “We Rise” T-shirts, staged a ...

03/11/2015 | Improving Job Quality

Fed Should “Freeze Interest Rates, Involve Citizens” Says Neighborhoods Organizing For Change

The Uptake - March 10, 2015, by Bill Sorem - Not everybody is benefiting equally from the economic recovery. A new report shows in Minnesota blacks are suffering disproportionally to whites when...

03/10/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Scott Walker Pushes Through “Right-to-Work” Law — and Labor Takes Another Hit

Salon - March 10, 2014, by Sarah Jaffe - The photos coming out of Madison, Wisconsin, this week have been both heartening and heart-wrenching.

Heartening, to see the...

03/10/2015 | Combating Discriminatory Policing, Holding Wall Street Accountable, Improving Job Quality, Organizing for Education Justice

New Report: Racial Disparities Continue at an Alarming Rate for Black Communities

KPFT Houston Radio - March 6, 2015, by Tucker Wilson - CPD's Policy Advocate Shawn Sebastian joins KPFT Radio to discuss racial disparities in unemployment and how the Federal Reserve can build a...

03/9/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Black Unemployment Rate 2015: In Better Economy, African-Americans See Minimal Gains

International Business Times - March 8, 2014, by Aaron Morrison - Cyril Darensbourg has been unemployed for 10 years. As...

03/8/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

CPD's Connie Razza Joins Melissa Harris-Perry to Discuss the Federal Reserve

Melissa Harris-Perry - March 7, 2014 - The Center for Popular Democracy released a report on March 3, 2015 detailing the discrepancy in unemployment between black and brown communities and white...

03/7/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Part-Time Workers Struggle With Full-Time Juggling Act

NPR - March 6, 2015, by  Yuki Noguchi - The cold weather did not hamper hiring last month. Employers...

03/6/2015 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

Report: Black Unemployment in Bay Area More Than Three Times the Average

SF Examiner - March 6, 2014, by Chris Roberts - After 200 unanswered job applications, Ebony Eisler finally landed a $15 an hour position as a medical assistant in Mission Bay. But since she's a...

03/6/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Blacks Nearly Four Times More Likely Than Whites to Be Unemployed in Minnesota

Minneapolis City Pages - March 6, 2015, by Ben Johnson - A new study reaffirms a refrain equality advocates have become quite fond of in this state: Minnesota is a great place to live -- for white...

03/6/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

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