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Tips for writing a balanced project budget that convincingly communicates your knowledge, intentions, and vision. Kay Takeda here. I’ve been working in support of the arts and artists for over 20 years with a focus in grantmaking. In this role, I’ve seen thousands of artists’ project budgets. If you are an artist developing projects and […]

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On Wednesday, more than 100 activists from the New York chapter of Extinction Rebellion descended on City Hall to protest the extraction of fossil fuels and raise awareness about a crisis that threatens the very survival of humankind. Patch reports that police have arrested 62, with demonstrators laying down in the streets and climbing light […]

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Now, with mounting evidence of impending recession, the ECB is caught in political and technical traps. Bundesbank president and ECB Governing Council member Jens Weidmann has continued to oppose monetary stimulus. In late January, he called for monetary policy “normalization” by selling assets purchased under QE and “phasing out ultra-low interest rates.” On February 27, […]

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Oakland Teachers to Start Strike Thursday

February 21, 2019           |                                       

OAKLAND, Calif. — Teachers in Oakland, California, plan to raise picket signs Thursday in the country’s latest strike by educators over classroom conditions and pay. The city’s 3,000 teachers are demanding a 12 percent retroactive raise covering 2017 to 2020 to compensate for what they say are among the lowest salaries for public school teachers […]

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The Raise the Wage Act of 2019 Would Give Nearly 40 million Workers a Raise

February 5, 2019           |                                       

WASHINGTON – In a new report, EPI Senior Economic Analyst David Cooper shows that the Raise the Wage Act of 2019 would directly or indirectly lift wages for 39.7 million workers—26.6 percent of the wage-earning workforce. The Raise the Wage Act of 2019 raises the federal minimum wage in six steps to $15 per hour […]

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New Jersey Will Adopt a $15 Minimum Wage, But the Fight Isn’t Over

February 4, 2019           |                                       

Mitch McConnell Hates Democracy Climate Change in 2019: What Have We Learned From 2018? On Super Bowl Sunday, a Look at the NFL Money Blitzing Washington The Military Is Poisoning America’s Groundwater Government Shutdown Is Over for Now, But Pain for Contractors Is Lasting Ocasio-Cortez Raises Over $100,000 in Four Days Following Primary Threat After […]

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Iranian Refugee Raises $700,000 For Victims Of Synagogue Massacre

October 30, 2018           |                                       

An Iranian refugee who gained political asylum in the United States has raised over $700,000 for the synagogue in Pittsburgh where a gunman killed 11 Jewish worshippers this weekend. Shay Khatiri, 29, told media on October 30 that after the anti-Semitic rampage, he started an online fundraiser to collect donations for the Tree of Life […]

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Proud Boy Peril

October 24, 2018           |                                       

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<!– –> In a stunning, record-setting third quarter, Democratic candidates for U.S. House of Representatives raised nearly $250 million for their respective races. That number, estimated by the Center for Responsive Politics using Federal Election Commission (FEC) filings, is significantly higher than the $178 million raised by Democratic House candidates last quarter, which was also […]

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Cavalcade of Kavanaugh

September 27, 2018           |                                       

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