The Trump administration just released an infrastructure plan that could open the floodgates for corporations to privatize the public systems we all rely upon, like our water systems. Tell your member of Congress to reject the Trump infrastructure plan.

Patti Lynn organizing for the global tobacco treaty in 2004
February 12, 2018
Democracy

Behind the candy hearts and commercial hype of Valentines Day’s a fundamental truth: We thrive in relationships. That’s how we make real, long-term change.

Adam Eichen and Francis Moore Lappé

Francis Moore Lappé, Corporate Accountability adviser and co-founder of the Small Planet Institute, reads from her book Daring Democracy with co-author, Adam Eichen in Boston.

In a few days, President Trump will deliver the State of the Union address. One year into his presidency, corporate power run amok is devastating people’s lives. But you have the power to challenge corporate abuse and advance justice.

Eight years ago next week, the Supreme Court issued a decision on the notorious Citizens United case, opening the floodgates for corporate money to pour into our elections with devastating impacts on public policy, our democracy, and people’s lives.

Whose tips? Our tips!

People that work in restaurants, and other service jobs, rely on the tips they earn to make ends meet. But the Trump administration is trying to ram through a new rule that would allow corporations to control their workers’ tips. Stand with workers and oppose this rule.