The Third Shift for Working Mothers in Restaurants

The Third Shift

2 million working mothers face the precarious situation of sub-minimum wage work with little to no child care supports. This is a national emergency, as four out of ten households today are headed by breadwinner moms. With mothers earning 4% less per child than their equivalents, the cost of raising the next generation is borne solely on their backs.

Gentrify My Love

“Techies take the mission, gentrify me, gentrify my love!”

Detroiters Rally to Stop ‘Corporate Land Grab’ of Vacant Lots

The Detroit Black Food Security Network opposes a land deal that it says could jeopardize grassroots urban farming initiatives like the D-town farm, pictured above (Photo courtesy of Detroit Black Food Security Network).

Grassroots organizers in Detroit liken the Hantz deal to a land grab, when corporations purchase land owned by sovereign nations.