WHAT WE NEED
To face these global challenges, we need a global solution.
Justice is Global is building that solution, a visionary kind of
politics called Progressive Internationalism.
Progressive Internationalism targets economic and political
inequality directly with a bold policy agenda. This agenda includes
global wage standards, safer workplaces, investment in green
jobs, and an to end tax havens, sweatshops, and child labor.
Global Wage Standards
Investment in Green Jobs
By addressing the needs of working people struggling to get by,
these proposals will lead to a surge in consumer demand, and
spark unprecedented global economic growth. What’s more,
with a strong government and a movement of people around
the world, we’ll ensure that the growth is sustainable.
The international legislation we need to target inequality and build more equitable growth is not only possible,
some of it already exists. There already are minimum wage standards in trade deals like NAFTA, international institutions like
the United Nations have workplace standards on the books, and some multinational corporations like H&M
have agreed to codes of conduct in their supply chains.
What we need are stronger and more enforceable laws. We can get there with a
WHAT DOES THIS SOLUTION LOOK LIKE?
The next video in our series dives into Progressive Internationalism, what it means, and how it
can transform our world. (And in case you missed them, check out videos 1 and 2 here.)
This all sounds great, but how do we do that?
The fourth and fifth videos in our series outline a strategy for change.