Economic Equality

Closer to Closing the Gap, Pay Transparency is Gaining Momentum

Will pay transparency put us a step closer to closing the racial wealth gap in America? via GIPHY Pay transparency is gaining momentum.…


A Personal Hot Spot And Coffee are More Valuable Than A Bus Pass To Work

It’s a new world, one where you have autonomy. Remote work, a temporary solution to a global pandemic, has quickly become a characteristic…


Supporting Black-owned businesses is more than a trend

Written by Rasheedah Billups August is Black Business Month, a month-long celebration of Black-owned businesses and an effort to…


Supporting Black Businesses Just Cuz!

Written by Manyell Akinfe-Reed When Obama was running for president, the big conversation in a lot of my circles was, “Are you…


Helping Women Bridge the Gap: Why You Should Support Black-Owned Women Businesses

Do it for the culture! Supporting black-owned women businesses is becoming increasingly more necessary. The number of black-owned women…


Creating Economic Mobility for Reentering Citizens

Creating Economic Mobility for Reentering Citizens Many challenges exist in the way of ensuring economic equity for all and closing the…


Continuing Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Work, Addressing Economic Inequities

Continuing Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Work, Addressing Economic Inequities Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream extended beyond civil…


Bad for your health, bad for your pockets, the colossal problem of lack of affordable healthcare

Getting access to affordable healthcare is an issue for many Americans. As of 2019 Hispanics (19%) and Blacks (11%) had significantly…


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The Fierce Urgency of Now: Juneteenth 2020

The Fierce Urgency of Now: Juneteenth 2020 JUNE 19, 2020 | IN ECONOMIC EQUALITY | BY WOLE COAXUM   Texas weather in June can be…


MoCaFi Testimony for House Financial Service Committee

The Honorable Maxine Waters June 11, 2020 Chairwoman House Committee on Financial Services 2129 Rayburn House Office Building Washington,…