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After Congress went on its August recess without voting on a relief package to extend the $600 weekly Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits, members of Unemployed Action, a movement by and for...
10/07/20
Unemployed Action
Across the CPD network, affiliates are leading the fight against evictions and calling on decision-makers to cancel rent and mortgages across the country. Since the start of the pandemic, CPD...
10/07/20
Organizing for Housing Justice & A Home to Thrive
This year has brought a host of new challenges for the 2020 Census as we continue to deal with a public health crisis on top of President Trump’s repeated attempts to cut the census short and deprive...
10/07/20
Protecting Immigrant Communities
Last month, CPD affiliates and allies came together to commemorate the third anniversary of Hurricane Maria, which devastated the island of Puerto Rico and resulted in over 3,000 deaths and...
10/07/20
Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
On September 1, affiliates across the CPD network, Unemployed Action, and League of Heroes—two projects of CPD/A— organized a national day of action to demand immediate relief for families across the...
09/04/20
Organizing for Housing Justice & A Home to Thrive
Since late spring, the Center for Popular Democracy has been engaging families who lost loved ones due to COVID-19 to demand accountability and justice in the pandemic response. This campaign, known...
09/04/20
Federal Advocacy: Fighting Back & Fighting Forward
On August 3, CPD’s education justice campaign organized a national day of resistance with coordinated actions across 38 cities to demand a safe and equitable reopening of schools.  School districts...
09/04/20
Organizing for Education Justice
On August 13-15, Local Progress did something it’s never done before: Host hundreds of local elected officials and community partners for a 3-day convening virtually!  Local Progress, a project of...
09/04/20
Local Progress: A National Network of Progressive Local Elected Officials
CPD is fighting injustice on many fronts. We’ve supported protesters who put their lives and bodies on the front lines demanding our nation defunds the police and invests directly in impacted...
08/05/20
Dear Speaker Pelosi: The undersigned grassroots, racial justice, and advocacy organizations, part of The People’s Coalition for Safety & Freedom committed to dismantling and replacing the harmful...
07/30/20
Justice Transformation

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