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Cntr for Comm Change
CCC aims to build the power and capacity of low-income people, esp. low-income people of color, to change their communities and public policies for the better.
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"Immigrants make it, the American way, against impossible odds. If that’s not an act of love, I don’t know what is."
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Top executives are paid much more money in the U.S. than in other wealthy countries:
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Growing number of minority youth & changing demographics work against Republicans as core GOP coalition is shrinking:
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U.S. richest still lead the world, but middle and lower-income earners in other countries fare better than America's:
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Sotomayor on decision for failing to recognize "centuries of racial discrimination.”
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Deepak Bhargava on the inevitability of reform: "We no longer live in an America that sees immigrants as less-than human."
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“I want to be one of the ones who gets out of here:” Residents of rural U.S. more likely to be trapped by poverty.
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The humanity of immigrants is winning this debate, & a pathway to citizenship for our fellow Americans is inevitable:
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Private student loans may come due when a co-signer dies:
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In Chicago, most of the South and West sides have 40 to 60% of residents living below the poverty level.
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Growing number of minority youth & changing demographics work against Republicans as core GOP coalition is shrinking:
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tells "We ought not sit back and wish away, rather than confront, the racial inequality that exists in our society.”
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Tipped workers in Minnesota get a raise as $9.50/hour goes into effect:
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A $2.85/hr increase = $16.1 billion wage increase for people of color, via
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85% of the 353 counties that have had a poverty rate above 20% in each of the past 3 decades are rural.
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.'s moving story of McDowell County gives a voice to rural :
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The humanity of immigrants is winning this debate, & a pathway to citizenship for our fellow Americans is inevitable:
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Thx : "We can help the people trapped in poverty with policy solutions like reform"
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CCC's Deepak Bhargava in : "Republicans are bounding full-speed toward assured irrelevance:"
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"Republicans may look to this month and wonder if this is when they became a permanent minority party."
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