Policy Statements

Expand Access to Basic Financial Products and Services

“The less money you have, the more you pay to use it.”Mehrsa Baradaran, University of…

End Economic Exclusion of People with Criminal Records and Immigrants

"Once a person has served their time, they should not be made to continue paying…

End Prison Industrial Complex

"These folks started making contracts with states, and they had to protect their investments, so…

End Mass Incarceration

“In the era of colorblindness, it is no longer socially permissible to use race explicitly…

All people of color will have access to higher education

"Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for…

All people of color with a job will have a livable income with leave benefits

"I used to be a low wage worker making slave wages. We give 110% and…

All people of color with criminal records belong

“...I served my sentence. I paid my debt to society. Why am I still doing…

All immigrants belong

“Belonging is the most important good we distribute in society, as it is prior to…