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ILSR Seeks Senior Researcher and Writer

ILSR  |   OCT. 8, 2019

ILSR is seeking an experienced Senior Researcher and Writer to join a small team within ILSR focused on checking the power of dominant corporations and leveling the playing field for local businesses. See the initiative homepage for the team’s recent work on Amazon, dollar stores, banking, community pharmacies, and more.

This role will research and report on a broad range of topics and policy issues. Responsibilities will include writing compelling articles, reports, and policy guides, providing editorial and communications support across the initiative, and engaging with allied organizations, policymakers, and grassroots groups, as well as other duties.

This position is full-time, includes benefits, and can be based in Washington, D.C., or Portland, Maine. We are accepting applications through October 13th. READ MORE AND APPLY HERE.


A growing number of cities, including Birmingham, Cleveland, and New Orleans, are now taking legislative action to block new dollar stores and support local grocery store development instead. READ MORE. 


In a new CNN documentary titled “The Age of Amazon,” ILSR’s Stacy Mitchell offers crucial perspective on Amazon’s monopoly power and control over the digital infrastructure of the economy. READ MORE AND WATCH CLIPS. 
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