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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
In March, after millions of people across the country began losing their jobs in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemics, the federal government stepped in with a critical lifeline that we knew then was...
07/24/20
Unemployed Action
Across the country, local governments are beginning to reimagine and redefine what public safety looks like in our society. Through Local Progress—a CPD project and movement of local elected...
07/24/20
Justice Transformation
In the last two months, we have seen historic movement towards police-free schools across the country. Minneapolis, Oakland, Denver, Seattle, Portland, Rochester, Milwaukee and other towns and cities...
07/24/20
Organizing for Education Justice

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