Instead of kings, plutocrats, and generals, a new kind of historical walking tour focuses on the people they repressed, and tells a more complete story.
The history of American communes is one of imperfect people trying to make a perfect place.
The racial wealth gap exists by historical design. In order to undo that divide, we need to be just as intentional.
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A North Nashville market that showcases Black-owned small businesses helps invigorate their community.
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Residents of Ironton, Louisiana are rallying for their share of recovery funds.
The philanthropic sector needs to shift its focus toward those organizations that best understand the communities they serve.
A tech startup has developed a way to bridge the nutrition gap for families, at least in the short term.
Federal money for housing the pandemic wasn’t being spent. The city found a way to make sure more people were being housed sooner.
Two guaranteed income projects in New York City and Atlanta are showing how modest monthly cash payments to low-income women of color can make a huge difference in alleviating race and gender-based economic inequities.
Hundreds of thousands of Indian farmers spent a year relentlessly protesting the Modi government’s push to corporatize Indian agriculture. Their fight offers a model for social movements worldwide.
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“The ultimate cause of homelessness is our spiritual break with the land.”
Evalynn Romano, the daughter of custodians, offers clear, achievable solutions to affirm the dignity and health of this largely BIPOC workforce.
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