Bobbi Murray

Bobbi Murray lives in Los Angeles and writes frequently on economic
justice issues.

Minimum Security Minimum Security

Seeing the limits of living-wage laws, activists seek a raise for all workers.

Jun 24, 2004 / Feature / Bobbi Murray

The Cruelest Month The Cruelest Month

Like mushrooms after a spring rain, signs pop up at this time of year in hardscrabble urban neighborhoods across the country, promising quick and easy money.

Apr 8, 2004 / Editorial / Bobbi Murray

Money for Nothing Money for Nothing

Activists say no to corporate giveaways.

Aug 14, 2003 / Feature / Bobbi Murray

Wall Street’s Soiled Hands Wall Street’s Soiled Hands

The capital unscrupulously pumped from poor neighborhoods by way of predatory loans whizzes along a high-speed financial pipeline to Wall Street to be used for investment. "It's a...

Jun 27, 2002 / Feature / Bobbi Murray

Hunting the Predators Hunting the Predators

Outraged at lenders who prey on the poor, activists are striking back.

Jun 27, 2002 / Feature / Bobbi Murray

Unite and Conquer Unite and Conquer

Los Angeles organizers may have clinched the city's title as a laboratory for cutting-edge economic justice policy with a deal concluded in late May between grassroots groups and ...

Jul 12, 2001 / Feature / Bobbi Murray

Living Wage Comes of Age Living Wage Comes of Age

An increasingly sophisticated movement has put opponents on the defensive.

Jul 12, 2001 / Feature / Bobbi Murray