Posts by Connie Razza

Black History Month is often a time for re-listening to the soaring oratory of past heroes, dancing to rhythmic music infused with the blues of generations, valorizing our suffering and lionizing our...
February 11, 2019 | Connie Razza
We all have to grow up, whether we want to or not. The Toys 'R' Us announcement that it is closing its U.S. stores should be a pivotal moment in the maturation of how we as a nation think about...
March 16, 2018 | Connie Razza
Since Donald Trump took office, people who care about equity, opportunity, and infrastructure have been waiting for the other shoe to drop.
December 7, 2017 | Connie Razza
Prospects are grim for passing through Congress a progressive federal infrastructure spending plan that prioritizes direct, public investment over corporate giveaways, considers racial and gender...
August 8, 2017 | Connie Razza
Today progressive Democrats released a framework for job creation and infrastructure investment that will prepare the United States to thrive in the 21st century.
May 25, 2017 | Connie Razza
This weekend I watched Desk Set (again—I am a sucker for Katharine Hepburn’s romantic comedies).  Desk Set (1957)
May 17, 2017 | Connie Razza
The Congressional Progressive Caucus has released its People’s Budget, which it aptly subtitles a “roadmap to resistance.” The CPC budget is proactive, pro-public, and progressive. In decided...
May 2, 2017 | Connie Razza
On April 10, the Prison Policy Initiative released an updated comprehensive state-by-state list of wages paid to incarcerated people. In a surprising finding, PPI found that:
April 19, 2017 | Connie Razza