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Last week, the Fair Workweek Initiative (FWI), anchored by the Center for Popular Democracy, released a new report, “The Grind: Striving for Scheduling Fairness at Starbucks,” which reveals that many...
09/30/15
Restoring a Fair Workweek
Today, Senator Elizabeth Warren joined grassroots community leaders and 15 Mayors and City Councilmembers in DC. to call on HUD, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to stop selling off tens of thousands of...
09/30/15
Local Progress: A National Network of Progressive Local Elected Officials
On September 17, Mayor Martin Walsh announced additional protections for workers employed by businesses that have been issued food and/or liquor licenses. This announcement builds and strengthens the...
09/30/15
In September, the Center for Popular Democracy, along with our core partner Make the Road New York, joined the Coordinating Committee of the iVote NYC Coalition. The coalition, which is made up of a...
09/30/15
Fighting for an Inclusive Democracy
In September, CPD’s Immigrant Justice Initiative launched its first field operations in four states, with CPD partners hitting the streets talking to immigrant families about Obama’s Executive Action...
09/30/15
Over the past year, CPD, working closely with our partner organization Make the Road New York, has supported the launch of new sister organizations: Make the Road Connecticut (MRCT), Make the Road...
08/31/15
Base-Building & Affiliates
Last Thursday, only three weeks before a monumental interest rate decision by the Fed, CPD and Fed Up activists went to Jackson Hole, Wyoming to make sure that the voices of working families and...
08/31/15
Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up
The Center for Popular Democracy along with other national partners is committed to building support for the Movement for Black Lives. We saw this support realized last month in the planning and...
08/31/15
In early August, CPD partner Working Partnerships USA delivered another victory with the expansion of the Santa Clara County’s living wage law that passed earlier this year. Now, 17,000...
08/31/15
Base-Building & Affiliates
The Fair Workweek campaign has been working tirelessly to end the brutal practice of on-call scheduling at retailers across the country. Since the NYS Attorney General took action in...
08/31/15
Restoring a Fair Workweek

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