We asked nine leading Black labor organizers and policy advocates how to advance racial equity in the Covid recovery — and beyond. Here are their responses.
Racial Wealth Divide
Rep. Cori Bush delivered a big win for millions of renters during a pandemic. But inequalities that make Black women particularly vulnerable to evictions will continue until they are paid their fair share.
The climate jobs program in the budget reconciliation deal should build on FDR’s initiative in ways that advance equity for all.