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Engaging Impasse on Immigration Workshop

A workshop where participants will explore feelings, fears and insights about immigration through reflection, role-playing and discussion. Includes instructions for the workshop facilitator and biographies for role-playing.

Clamor for Justice/Clamor por la Justicia

This 120-page publication in English and Spanish brings Catholic Social Teaching to life through articles and reflection questions. For use by groups or individuals. $10

Housing Lesson 2: Equitable Access

The slides will advance themselves on a timer, but you can use the controls at the bottom to pause, skip ahead, or repeat something. Make sure to wait when the slide titled “Case Study: Building Stable Communities” appears to hear about a New Jersey community’s efforts to fight foreclosure.

Housing Lesson 1: The Racial Wealth Gap

The slides will advance themselves on a timer, but you can use the controls at the bottom to pause, skip ahead, or repeat something. Be sure to turn up your volume on the video slides to hear how the foreclosure crisis has disproportionately affected people of color.

Mind the Gap!

Engage your communities by facilitating a Mind the Gap! workshop, exploring the realities of wealth disparity in the United States today.

Labor Lesson 2: The Wage Gap

The slides will advance themselves on a timer, but you can use the controls at the bottom to pause, skip ahead, or repeat something. Make sure to wait when the slide titled “The Equal Pay Act of 1963” appears to hear Representative Louise Slaughter talk about the need for the Paycheck Fairness Act, an update of the Equal Pay Act that would more strongly prevent wage discrimination.

Labor Lesson 1: Unions

The slides will advance themselves on a timer, but you can use the controls at the bottom to pause, skip ahead, or repeat something. Be sure to turn up your speakers for a few different video and audio segments. Make sure to wait when the slide titled “Watch: Six Ways Unions Build a Strong Middle Class” to learn about the economic and democratic benefits of unions.

Taxes Lesson 3: Policy Options

The slides will advance themselves on a timer, but you can use the controls at the bottom to pause, skip ahead, or repeat something. Make sure to wait on the fourth slide to watch Oxfam America’s video on the Robin Hood Tax.

Taxes Lesson 2: Taxes and the Gap

The slides will advance themselves on a timer, but you can use the controls at the bottom to pause, skip ahead, or repeat something. Make sure to turn up your volume to hear Leslie G. Woods explain the ways tax cuts and tax credits affect our tax system’s degree of equity.

Taxes Lesson 1: An Introduction

The slides will advance themselves on a timer, but you can use the controls at the bottom to pause, skip ahead, or repeat something. Make sure to turn up your volume to hear Leslie G. Woods discuss the progressivity of our tax code and the way taxes relate to inequality and injustice.