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  • The Shell Game of Contingent Employment

    When subcontractors, freelancers and independent contractors get hurt or abused on the job, these workers are finding it harder to hold employers accountable. This is no accident - it's a direct result of a neoliberal labor agenda.

  • Paying the Price of Tar Sands Expansion

    Despite all the reasons to keep tar sands in the ground, the refining equipment tax credit has helped put tar sands development in the US on the rise, accelerating climate change at the expense of US taxpayers.

Lisa Gray-Garcia

Lisa Gray-Garcia

Tiny aka Lisa Gray-Garcia is a poverty skolar, poet, teacher, lecturer, revolutionary journalist, daughter of Dee and Mama of Tiburcio. She founded POOR Magazine/Prensa POBRE - a poor people-led, indigenous people-led grassroots, arts organization with her mama in 1996 and has launched countless, innovative media, arts and education projects with her fellow poverrty skolaz. She has been published in many journals and revolutionary presses and is the author of Criminal of Poverty; Growing Up Homeless in America published by City Lights and is working on Poverty Skolazhip 101 - a PeoplesTeXt and just recieved the Marguerite Casey Award for Coverage of poverty in media.

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Lisa Gray-Garcia

Lisa Gray-Garcia

Tiny aka Lisa Gray-Garcia is a poverty skolar, poet, teacher, lecturer, revolutionary journalist, daughter of Dee and Mama of Tiburcio. She founded POOR Magazine/Prensa POBRE - a poor people-led, indigenous people-led grassroots, arts organization with her mama in 1996 and has launched countless, innovative media, arts and education projects with her fellow poverrty skolaz. She has been published in many journals and revolutionary presses and is the author of Criminal of Poverty; Growing Up Homeless in America published by City Lights and is working on Poverty Skolazhip 101 - a PeoplesTeXt and just recieved the Marguerite Casey Award for Coverage of poverty in media.

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