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Janet Yellen’s Future at the Fed Unresolved Heading Into Jackson Hole

Janet Yellen’s Future at the Fed Unresolved Heading Into Jackson Hole

The prospect of a second term for Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen won't be on the agenda at the central bank's annual retreat this week at Grand Teton National Park, but the question of...

The Wall Street Journal (syndicated at Fox Business) | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

OPPOSING A MINIMUM WAGE HIKE COULD COST THE GOP THE SENATE

Labor Day has started the sprint to the November election. And with more than 40 percent of U.S. workers struggling on less than $15 an hour, our economy’s tilt toward low-paying jobs has become a...

Newsweek | Raising the Bar for Workers and Families

Philadelphia Hopes to Become Next Major City to Pass Fair Workweek Legislation

It is part of a larger, nationwide effort that has already been introduced in San Francisco, Seattle and New York. Those cities passed similar legislation after increasing their minimum wage....

NBC Philadelphia | Restoring a Fair Workweek

OPPOSING A MINIMUM WAGE HIKE COULD COST THE GOP THE SENATE

Labor Day has started the sprint to the November election. And with more than 40 percent of U.S. workers struggling on less than $15 an hour, our economy’s tilt toward low-paying jobs has become a...

Newsweek | Raising the Bar for Workers and Families
[created] | Published by: The New York Times

Seattle Officials Repeal Tax That Upset Amazon

Seattle Officials Repeal Tax That Upset Amazon

“From coast to coast, people lose their homes and get displaced from their communities even as the biggest corporations earn record profits and development booms,” said Sarah Johnson, director of...

The New York Times | Local Progress: A National Network of Progressive Local Elected Officials

Why Community Schools Are The Key To Our Future

by Kyle Serrette, Director of Education Justice Campaigns, Center for Popular Democracy


John H. Reagan High School is located in northeast Austin. In the late 1990s...

Organizing for Education Justice
[created] | Published by: The Huffington Post

It’s Time to Reimagine Safety and Security in Our Communities

It’s Time to Reimagine Safety and Security in Our Communities

The over-policing and mass criminalization of Black and brown people is the moral crisis of our time.

The United States has the world’s largest incarcerated population with approximately 2....

The Huffington Post | Justice Transformation

The Resistance Now: Star Wars, 'aliens' and Leonardo DiCaprio join the fight

It seems the Earth has a sense of irony. “Record-breaking heat” is possible at the People’s Climate March in DC on Saturday, where thousands of people are planning to protest against the president...

The Guardian | Civic Engagement

Fast-Food Labor Organizers Plan Actions for April 15

ABC News - March 31, 2015, Candice Choi - Fast-food labor organizers say they're expanding the scope of their campaign for $15 an hour and unionization, this time with a day of actions including...

Raising the Bar for Workers and Families

Main Street Takes on Monetary Policy, Round 2

Washington Post - November 14, by Ylan Mui - Main Street plans to take on the maestros of monetary policy today, armed with a list of demands aimed at prolonging central bank stimulus and...

Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

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