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April 2, 2015 | McDonalds

Following the announcement that McDonald’s Corporation plans to raise wages by more than 10 percent for 90,000 employees, Demos Senior Policy Analyst Catherine Ruetschlin issued the...

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(NEW YORK, NY) This morning, the Building Movement Project (BMP)—a Demos affiliate that equips nonprofits to advance social change—contributed to a...
May 1, 2015
Gender Pay Disparity is Particularly Stark for Women Retail Workers and Women of Color (New York, NY)- Today is Equal Pay Day, which marks how...
April 14, 2015 |
Demos and coalition partners have reached an agreement with the City Council and de Blasio administration to send a bill banning the use of...
April 13, 2015 |

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A Policy Change That Could Nearly Cut the Racial Wealth Gap in Half

Equalizing the returns to income reduces the wealth gap between white and Black families by $44,963 to a total of $59,070. This is a 43 percent...