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07/17/2019 | Published by: New York South East Post
07/17/2019

In midst of 'Prime Day,' Amazon workers in Shakopee to strike

In midst of 'Prime Day,' Amazon workers in Shakopee to strike

“Amazon responded to the planned strikes by saying it is already offering what the workers are demanding. "It's time for change", says Ana María Archila, co-executive director of the Center for...

07/17/2019 | New York South East Post | Holding Wall Street Accountable

Trump’s packed Supreme Court backs ‘forced arbitration’ that bars workers from taking abusive bosses to court

A new report from the Economic Policy Institute and the Center for Popular Democracy says that by 2024, more than 80% of non-union private-sector workers will find courthouse doors chained shut by...

07/17/2019 | Raw Story | Forced Arbitration: A Corporate Attack on Workers’ Rights
07/17/2019 | Published by: Al Día
07/17/2019

Puerto Rico will not back down

Puerto Rico will not back down

"This is something that has never been seen," Julio E. López Varona, a member of Construamos Otro Acuerdo, told AL DÍA. "We had never seen a time when the entire town was summoned against a...

07/17/2019 | Al Día | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
07/17/2019 | Published by: Progressive Radio Network
07/17/2019

Connect The Dots – Denying Sanctuary

Connect The Dots – Denying Sanctuary

Listen to Ana Maria Archila, Co-Executive Director at the Center for Popular Democracy and a national voice for immigrant...

07/17/2019 | Progressive Radio Network | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
07/16/2019 | Published by: Forbes
07/16/2019

French Bank Fifth to Pull Out of the Private Prison Industry

French Bank Fifth to Pull Out of the Private Prison Industry

Yet, as revealed by this data brief by In the Public Interest, Public Accountability Initiative, and the Center for Popular Democracy, the Group's US subsidiary led a syndicate that granted two...

07/16/2019 | Forbes | Holding Wall Street Accountable
07/16/2019 | Published by: Cincinnati Business Journal
07/16/2019

Fifth Third slams the door on financing private prison companies

Fifth Third slams the door on financing private prison companies

Fifth Third had $40 million in outstanding balances on term loans and revolving credit lines with Nashville, Tenn.-based CoreCivic, one of the two largest private prison operators, as of year-end...

07/16/2019 | Cincinnati Business Journal | Holding Wall Street Accountable
07/16/2019 | Published by: Pacific Standard Magazine
07/16/2019

Anti-ICE Activists Target PNC Bank for Funding Private Detention Centers

Anti-ICE Activists Target PNC Bank for Funding Private Detention Centers

According to The Center for Popular Democracy, a non-profit that promotes community organizing around immigrants and other marginalized or working class groups, PNC is one of CoreCivic's leading...

07/16/2019 | Pacific Standard Magazine | Holding Wall Street Accountable
07/16/2019 | Published by: Port Townsend Leader
07/16/2019

PT protests child detentions

PT protests child detentions

Port Townsend’s protest was organized by the Jefferson County Immigrant Rights Advocates. The international movement was sponsored by the Women’s March, the Center for Popular Democracy and the...

07/16/2019 | Port Townsend Leader | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
07/15/2019 | Published by: Indian Express
07/15/2019

Lights for Liberty: Thousands protest Trump immigration policies in Chicago

Lights for Liberty: Thousands protest Trump immigration policies in Chicago

A sign with "#EndFamilyDetention" is held high during a protest with Washington area national and local organizations including CASA, Center for Popular Democracy, Faith in Action, and the Capital...

07/15/2019 | Indian Express | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Trump Continues Attack on Immigrant Communities and the Census

07.11.2019

WASHINGTON -- Today, the Trump administration announced that it...

07/11/2019 | Strengthening Voting Rights and Democracy

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