Building a Solidarity Economy

For almost a year, the DataCenter has been tracking Intel corporation’s international pursuit of government subsidies and tax breaks. Our research, prompted by Intel’s successful request for an additional $16 …

Slumlord Empire Unmasked

The Morrison Hotel in Los Angeles, immortalized on the cover of a 1970 Doors album, has returned to the headlines as the target of a high profile anti-slumlord campaign led …

YouthAction

The DataCenter has been providing training support to YouthAction (Albuquerque, NM) conferences annually since 2002. This year, in addition to facilitating workshops, staff set up a “research kiosk” where conference …

Common Roots

The DC’s Youth Strategy and Environmental Justice Projects has collaborated to conduct annual workshops on popular education participatory research skills for the youth leaders of Common Roots since 2004 in …

Benefits for Low-Wage Workers

In 2000, the San Francisco Living Wage Coalition was successful in passing living wage laws in San Francisco to support low-wage workers – the San Francisco Minimum Compensation Ordinance and …

Having a Voice in Redevelopment

Over the past few years, we have worked with Strategic Actions for a Just Economy on supporting long-term campaigns addressing community impact of redevelopment agency decisions – one to secure …