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08/21/2019 | Published by: The New Republic
08/21/2019

The New American Homeless

The New American Homeless

“Rent control is one of the most effective tools to alleviate our renter crisis,” argues a ...

08/21/2019 | The New Republic | Organizing for Housing Justice & A Home to Thrive
08/17/2019 | Published by: Workers World
08/17/2019

Activists challenge ICE profiteers

Activists challenge ICE profiteers

Shortly after Donald Trump was elected president in 2016, shares of CoreCivic Inc. and GEO Group (CXW and GEO on the...

08/17/2019 | Workers World | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

USCIS niega que director Cuccinelli ordenó retirar Estatua de la Libertad frente a sus oficinas

Una polémica se desató por el retiro de una réplica de la Estatua de la Libertad frente a las oficinas de Servicios de...

08/16/2019 | La Opinión | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
08/12/2019 | Published by: Philadelphia City Paper
08/12/2019

PNC Bank will no longer finance the private-prison industry

PNC Bank will no longer finance the private-prison industry

The Pittsburgh-based PNC Bank is the largest bank in Pennsylvania and operates banks in 19 states. PNC was a large...

08/12/2019 | Philadelphia City Paper | Holding Wall Street Accountable
08/6/2019 | Published by: The Washington Post
08/6/2019

Hispanics in America are under attack

Hispanics in America are under attack

The deadly mass shooting in El Paso this past weekend was an attack on a U.S. city that many of us call home. It is...

08/6/2019 | The Washington Post | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
08/4/2019 | Published by: The Huffington Post
08/4/2019

Puerto Rico’s New Governor Lobbied For Coal Utility That Poisoned Groundwater

Puerto Rico’s New Governor Lobbied For Coal Utility That Poisoned Groundwater

Pierluisi is highly problematic,” said Julio López Varona, a San Juan-based lawyer who works with the Center for...

08/4/2019 | The Huffington Post | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
08/2/2019 | Published by: The New York Times
08/2/2019

Pride flags and rate cuts: Fed loosens up to connect with average workers

Pride flags and rate cuts: Fed loosens up to connect with average workers

But it has long faced external pressure to keep rates low. Fed Up, an advocacy group started in 2014 and affiliated...

08/2/2019 | The New York Times | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up
08/2/2019 | Published by: The Appeal
08/2/2019

Spending Billions On Policing, Then Millions On Police Misconduct

Spending Billions On Policing, Then Millions On Police Misconduct

Kumar Rao of the Center for Popular Democracy was one of the authors of the report. “As a nation we’re spending over $...

08/2/2019 | The Appeal | Racial Justice

Puerto Rico's Governor Resigns Friday Night. It's Still Not Clear Who Will Replace Him

Puerto Rican activist Julio López Varona, who works as an organizer for the New York-based Center for Popular Democracy...

08/2/2019 | Time | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
08/1/2019 | Published by: Medium Politics
08/1/2019

Police Brutality’s Cure Lies in National Policing Standards

Police Brutality’s Cure Lies in National Policing Standards

In “Building Momentum From the Ground Up: A Toolkit for Promoting Justice in Policing”, published by The Center for...

08/1/2019 | Medium Politics | Racial Justice

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