Author Archives: Jasmine Gomez

Blackout in Puerto Rico: How 120 years of corporate dominance and political inequality stifle self-determination today

Today, July 25th, 2018, Free Speech For People and United for a Fair Economy co-released the report Blackout in Puerto Rico: How 120 years of corporate dominance and political inequality stifles self-determination today. Read the report here! This report discusses … More »

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In Remembrance of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The most authentic way to honor my father is to commit to the work of creating a more peaceful, just, humane world. Let quotes coincide with conscious efforts to eradicate poverty, militarism and racism (privilege + power = oppressive policies … More »

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Centering Grassroots Activists from Marginalized Communities: a Framework for Inclusion in the Money in Politics Community

Free Speech for People and Demos are actively creating a space for trans and queer activists to talk about how big money affects their advocacy, as well as Centering Marginalized Communities: A Framework for Intersectional Money in Politics Events, a framework for similar public discussions that center voices and communities marginalized by systems of oppression. More »

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