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Everybody’s saying that during economic crisis, we can’t ask for anything extra. Racial analysis, immigrant rights, ending discrimination, raising the minimum wage, easing unionization are all considered “extras.” Yet, the economy can’t be rebuilt in a progressive way without racial justice. Find out how we can strengthen our bargaining position to ensure that the economic fixes don’t miss our communities.

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Bertha Lewis, CEO and Chief Organizer of ACORN
Jose Garcia, Associate Director for Research and Policy at DEMOS

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