Tim SullivanWanjiku MwangiBrian MillerDedrick MuhammadColin Harris
Dan Salah, Jonathan Delich, Stephen Deng, Colin Loveness, Michael Mitton, Madeleine Salah andJustin Pollard of LitinomicsJohn Schmitt and Janelle Jones of Center for Economic and Policy ResearchJeremy B. Thompson of 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East
Mike Lapham and Danielle Bodnar of UFEChris Hartman of Tower Street Research
Steve Schnapp of UFE
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Shannon Moriarty of UFESpecial thanks to Mike Prokosch, Ajamu Dillant of North Carolina Justice Center and Board Memberof UFE, Bill Fletcher Jr. of The Black Commentator and UFE’s Advisory Group, Algernon Austin of Economic Policy Institute and Sarah Treuhaft of PolicyLink for helping to shape the topic of this reportand for providing valuable feedback at key stages in its development.Special thanks also to the Dollars & Sense Collective.United for a Fair Economy is a national, independent, nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) nonprot organization.UFE raises awareness that concentrated wealth and power undermine the economy, corruptdemocracy, deepen the racial divide, and tear communities apart. We support and help build socialmovements for greater equality.© United for a Fair Economy, January 12, 2012For additional copies of this report, visit www.faireconomy.org/dream to download a PDF, or send$7.00 + $3.00 shipping and handling to: United for a Fair Economy, 29 Winter Street 2nd Floor, Boston,MA 02108, 617-423-2148, www.faireconomy.org.
State of the Dream 2012:
THE EMERGING MAJORITY