APPLIED RESEARCH CENTER
Advancing Racial Justice Through Research, Advocacy and Journalism
Campaign for Community Values
, a national alliance o more than 150 community groupsorganized by the Center or Community Change, seeks to include equity in economic stimulus, and isurging Congress to “make sure that new jobs, healthcare programs and other benefts include women,people o color and low-income communities—all o us.” Read
Stimulus Compromise A Big Victory For Poor Communities And President Obama.
the Drum major institute for publiC poliCy
is contributing to the public debate oneconomic stabilization and stimulus through op-eds, media commentary, blogging, and positionpapers. DMI also has a website called the,”themiddleclass.org” which serves as a toolkit or holdingCongress accountable, with legislative summaries by issue area , an “injustice index” and otherresources. Read
WHOUP There The Stimulus Is.
green for all
is dedicated to building an inclusive green economy with hundreds o thousands onew jobs retroftting and repowering the country, which lit people out o poverty, “especially thosewho are on the margins and at the smokestack end o the current dirty economy.” Read
The Economic Recovery Package.
the Center for soCial inClusion
issued a paper that oers fve principles that can guide thedevelopment o economic stimulus policies based on inclusion and prosperity or all.http://www.tides.org/fleadmin/tn_photos/Tidings/090122_CSI_NationalStimulus.pd
the apollo allianCe
is a coalition o labor, business, environmental, and community leadersworking to catalyze a clean energy revolution that will put millions o Americans to work in a newgeneration o high-quality, green-collar jobs. Inspired by the Apollo space program, we promoteinvestments in energy efciency, clean power, mass transit, next-generation vehicles, and emergingtechnology, as well as in education and training. Read
At Last, Federal Government Signs Up For Clean Energy Economy.http://apolloalliance.org/new-apollo-program/signature-stories-new-apollo-program/at-last-federal- government-signs-up-for-clean-energy-economy/
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