#PanamaPapers: How CREDO is fighting back against secretive “shell” corporations

The secret world of tax evasion by the world’s super-rich elite was recently blown wide open with an explosive media leak being called the “Panama Papers.” More than 11 million documents from the secretive Panamanian law firm Mossack… Read More

Earth Week Climate Challenge #2: Green Your Community

Green your community. Think globally, act locally. It’s more than a bumper sticker. It’s a framework for a sustainable economy focused on community strength, support and resilience. You’ve no doubt heard of the sharing economy. You may already… Read More

Earth Week Climate Challenge #1: Green Your Food

Green your food. The food you choose is important. It’s important to your health, obviously. But it’s also important to the health of your family, your community—and your planet. It’s true. Choose your food wisely and you can… Read More

#DoYourJob hits the front steps of the Supreme Court

Photo Credit: People for the American Way Foundation This week CREDO activists joined our allies at People for the American Way, MoveOn.org, and other groups at a rally on the front steps of the Supreme Court on to send… Read More

Victory: New rules to stop Wall Street retirement scams

We just won a big victory on investment reform, and already Republicans are siding with financial interests to try and strip it away. More than 100,000 CREDO members spoke out for strong new rules protecting Americans’ retirement savings… Read More

CREDO exclusive: New Tom Tomorrow comic on the Supreme Court Vacancy

For progressives who care about money in politics, gun safety, the environment and nearly any other issue of consequence, it is critical that we win the fight against Republican obstruction of President Obama’s Supreme Court nominee. CREDO members have… Read More

Great news: The DOJ is investigating voter disenfranchisement in Arizona

Big news: The Department of Justice (DOJ) has launched an investigation into voter disenfranchisement in Arizona’s March 22 primary election.1 This development came after more than 113,000 other CREDO activists signed our petition to the DOJ demanding an… Read More

VICTORY: California raises the minimum wage to $15 per hour

We did it. On Thursday to cheers of “Si se puede,” the California Legislature passed a historic bill to raise the minimum wage in California to $15 per hour. Gov. Jerry Brown is expected to sign the bill… Read More

Why it is critical that we defeat Republicans’ unprecedented Supreme Court obstruction

Our allies at the Alliance for Justice recently explained what a single seat on the Supreme Court could mean for all of the issues we as progressives care deeply about. In just this term: The court is considering whether states… Read More

Fighting back against discrimination in North Carolina

CREDO fights for equality and opposes discrimination in any form. We celebrated the city of Charlotte’s efforts to stand with transgender people and make their city more inclusive of all its residents. And in that same vein, we… Read More