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Strengthening Labor and Housing Rights in 2022

Announcing TechEquity’s 2022 Policy Agenda! This year we’re releasing our policy agenda: a framework that guides the public policy and corporate practice work that we’re doing in 2022. Read the full policy agenda below, and check out our Public Policy page to learn more about how you can help us… Read More

How to Be an Activist: A Practical Organizing Training

What does being an activist really mean? To us, it means becoming a part of a campaign for tangible political change. It can mean calling your legislators to pass a key bill, knocking on doors to get a citizen-led proposition on the ballot, building a civic tech tool to help… Read More

Support Pay Equity for All!

We’re closing the gender and race wage gaps with the Pay Transparency for Pay Equity Act (SB 1162). Sign your name below and say you support pay equity for all! I Support Pay Equity for All! Sign on here to support the Pay Transparency for Pay Equity… Read More

Community Spotlight – Thalea Torres

Tech workers from across the Bay Area have joined TechEquity’s network and given their time, skills, and financial support to make their communities more equitable. We’re proud of our growing community full of intelligent, passionate, engaged citizens, and we want to show them off. Meet Thalea  Thalea Torres was born… Read More

Tech, Bias, and Housing Initiative: Tenant Screening

Over 44 million people rent their home in the United States—and increasingly, millions of tenants and hundreds of thousands of landlords now rely on algorithms to manage rental housing. As the share of renter households grows, the market for these tools is… Read More

Contract Work: The Gap in Tech’s Shadow Workforce – Recording

Through the Contract Worker Disparity Project, we’ve found that contract workers are more likely to be paid less and have less access to benefits and protections, despite performing similar work to direct employees. They also tend to be Black, Indigenous, Latinx, Asian, women, and nonbinary people. The result of these… Read More

Thank you – Signed 2022 Policy Agenda

Thank you for signing onto our 2022 policy agenda! Workers like you help us take equitable policy from ideas to reality. One of our organizers will be in touch with advocacy opportunities soon. Read More