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Dec 2, 2016

Photo of the Month: November 2016

A growing camp of activists at Standing Rock highlights a larger struggle for indigenous land rights and control over their economic future.

Dec 3, 2016

In Case You Missed It: The Jobs Disappearing Act

In this issue, criticism of the Carrier tax-break deal, whether jobs still make sense, the dangers of inequality, and the political choice of poverty.

Dec 8, 2016

Poor U.S.: Reimagining a Path to Prosperity

A series of videos recasts the narrative around what it is to be poor in the United States and suggests ways to reinvent the economy to provide paths to prosperity.

Dec 10, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Prospects for an American Dream

In this issue, the jobs recovery debate, why the poor don't grasp for power, feminism's working class problem, and a new video series on poverty.

Dec 13, 2016

Soundbites: Investing in Change in Buffalo

Toni Johnson sits down with Matt Enstice, head of the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus Organization to talk about BNMC's impact in the local community.

Dec 18, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Oh Holy Job Market

In this issue, cruelty toward the homeless and poor, assuming a job market social safety net, why pre-school is good business, and quixotically giving.

Dec 20, 2016

Soundbites: Empowering Families Through Tech

Jesus Gerena of the Family Independence Initiative on assisting families achieving financial stability through a combination of community organizing and technology.

Dec 28, 2016

Soundbites: Making Sense of Adult Learning

Gabi Zolla from CAEL discusses the ways that they are changing the practices of workplaces and schools to better accommodate adult learners.

Dec 30, 2016

Photo of the Month: December 2016

Residents mourn the victims of Oakland's Ghost Ship warehouse fire as the nation continues to grapple with rising rent costs and precarious living situations.

Dec 31, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Ringing in a New Economy

In this issue, venture capital in low-income communities, breadwinning mothers, Trump's winners and losers, feelings on job precarity and the fate of food stamps.