Wednesday, 22 October 2014 00:00

Economic and Social Justice

The enormous wealth disparity between the top 1% and the rest of America is an unsustainable economic and social injustice. We are committed to an economic recovery that employs all those willing and able, that houses all those needing shelter, and that imposes the cost based on the ability to pay.

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Featured Economic and Social Justice News

  • Undocumented Immigrants Contribute Over $11 Billion to Our Economy Each Year +

    Undocumented Immigrants Contribute Over $11 Billion to Our Economy Each Year The notion that they do nothing but drain public coffers is a myth. Read More
  • NLRB Ruling Says 2 California Nurses Were Illegally Fired During Union Drive +

    NLRB Ruling Says 2 California Nurses Were Illegally Fired During Union Drive Last October, Allysha Almada, a 28-year old nurse at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, California, was invited to the White Read More
  • Why Bill de Blasio’s Housing Plan Is Nowhere Near Affordable for Low- and Mid-Wage New Yorkers +

    Why Bill de Blasio’s Housing Plan Is Nowhere Near Affordable for Low- and Mid-Wage New Yorkers Expanding New York City’s housing supply is not enough to expand affordable housing. Read More
  • Retail Means Jobs. But Those Jobs Shouldn’t Mean Poverty. +

    Retail Means Jobs. But Those Jobs Shouldn’t Mean Poverty. The National Retail Federation is fond of pointing out that “retail means jobs.” And it’s true: the retail industry today Read More
  • 5 Reasons the Top Tax Rate Should Be 80 Percent +

    5 Reasons the Top Tax Rate Should Be 80 Percent 5 Reasons the Top Tax Rate Should Be 80% It came up in the Republican debate again, the curious notion that striving Read More
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