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March 21, 2018
In this interview on The Laura Flanders Show, NESRI Campaign Manager Ben Palmquist joins Dr. Steffie Woolhandler from Physicians for a National Health Program to debunk recent interest in the... Keep reading »
October 3, 2017
On Tuesday, the ice cream maker signed an agreement with Migrant Justice to establish labor standards for dairy suppliers and to create an enforcement strategy that encourages workers to speak up... Keep reading »
July 14, 2017
When the Wake Forest Law Review decided earlier this year to dedicate an entire issue to the problem of human trafficking, they solicited an article from the CIW on the Fair Food Program and its... Keep reading »
July 12, 2017
On Saturday, June 17th, more than 200 farmworkers and their allies marched on Ben & Jerry's ice cream plant in Vermont. The march marked another turning point in the Milk with Dignity campaign,... Keep reading »
July 5, 2017
This episode of The Laura Flanders Show features NESRI Executive Director Cathy Albisa and Sabino Milian of Brandworkers discussing the targeting of organizers in immigration sweeps. This episode... Keep reading »

Latest Press Releases

April 17, 2018
PRESS RELEASE: NESRI Launches A New Social Contract Promoting Bold and Transformative Community-Driven Solutions to Inequity May 24 Event Co-Sponsored by People’s Action, Resource Generation, &... Keep reading »
March 1, 2017
New York, NY- According to the data released today, the number of arrests and summonses in New York City schools are decreasing, but while the decline is good news, Black and Latino students across... Keep reading »
September 15, 2016
The new school safety data released today, which takes into account NYPD precinct level arrests and the use of handcuffs and restraints, shows there are deep racial inequities in school safety... Keep reading »
July 22, 2016
Today’s release of the second and final phase of recommendations from the Mayor’s Leadership Team on School Climate and Discipline is a culmination of over a year of meetings involving a broad base... Keep reading »
February 26, 2016
Prompted by a renewed national discussion of universal, publicly financed health care, many economists are urging serious exploration of public health care financing, arguing that such a system would... Keep reading »

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