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The current go-it-alone economic system has created record inequality and stalled mobility for the next generation. A new paradigm must be created.
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April 6, 2020
K. Sabeel Rahman
COVID-19 and the Crisis of Racial Capitalism
This pandemic is revealing the deeper inequities for Black and brown people that have always been present in our economy and democracy but that are often papered over in ordinary times.
Back to Work or Else? Risky Reopening Policies Put Black and Brown Workers in Danger
We're all seeing systematic efforts to shift the economic and health risks of the pandemic from governments and employers and onto the backs of disproportionately Black and brown workers.
May 22, 2020
How Dog-Whistle Racism Is Sabotaging the Postal Service and Threatening to Gut the Black Middle Class
The Postal Service faces a $13 billion revenue loss this fiscal year alone; If the Postal Service is allowed to fail, it will be a tremendous blow to all Americans.
April 30, 2020
Fifty Years After Earth Day, Coronavirus, Climate Injustice, and Inequality Collide
The COVID-19 pandemic is an environmental justice crisis—it has exposed inequalities that have persisted in places across the country with decades of pollution.
April 22, 2020
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