People in at least 30 states are barred from voting because they're unable to pay their court fines.
The Alliance for a Just Society, along with 15 progressive affiliates working in 20 states, develops local, regional, and national campaigns to address economic, racial, and social inequities. Through organizing, advocacy, research, and messaging, it strives to change policy and improve lives.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau must stop this national crisis.
This is the year to make all wages living wages.
For American Indians, the NFL season offers regular reminders that our rights still aren't fully recognized.
Politicians are rolling back voting rights in the former Confederacy.
Police violence is a national problem, and everybody has a stake in solving it.
It’s time to stop blaming borrowers and instead hold predatory lenders accountable.
The minimum wage shouldn’t force workers to live in poverty.