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Claims of Racism at Zara Portray the Retail Industry at Its Worst

The retail industry is one the largest sources of new jobs in the US economy, employing 15 million Americans and...

06/24/2015 | Improving Job Quality, Restoring a Fair Workweek

Zara exposed for chronic racial profiling

If you’re a huge fan of shopping at Zara, the Spanish fast-fashion franchise, you may want to start spending your money...

06/24/2015 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

Here's How to Make the Fed More Transparent and Accountable

The Federal Reserve has long faced fierce scrutiny from members of Congress, community leaders, and the press for its...

06/23/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Albany Must Keep the Charter Cap

Earlier this year, the New York City Council passed my resolution urging the state legislature to keep the cap on...

06/23/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable

Zara accused of creating culture of customer discrimination in new report

Mahita Gajanan, The Guardian, 06.22.2015 Black customers at Spanish fashion retailer Zara...

06/22/2015 | Improving Job Quality

Housing advocates: FHFA won’t reduce principal, offers discounted NPLs

Two liberal advocacy groups have published a provocative study accusing the Department of Housing & Urban...

06/16/2015 | Advocating for Housing Justice

Quit Your Job and Go to Work

This spring, Michanne was striding out of a San Francisco apartment lobby in her Google Express jacket, fresh off...

06/10/2015 | Improving Job Quality

How Walmart Persuades Its Workers Not to Unionize

One former Walmart store manager tells the story that after discovering a pro-union flyer in his store’s men’s room,...

06/8/2015 | Improving Job Quality

Progressives Do Not Take The Fed Seriously. Meet The People Trying To Change That

Progressive activists have no shortage of ambitious economic policy goals. They include the $15 minimum wage, Social...

06/4/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

How Municipal ID Cards Make Cities More Inclusive

This week Newark, New Jersey, ...

06/4/2015 | Immigrant Rights - Expanding Municipal ID Cards


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