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February 13, 2017

Black adults with at least some college—a group that includes any amount of college education, from students who attended college...

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Donald Trump has picked a Supreme Court nominee modeled after the late Justice Scalia—although even more extreme.  Judge Neil Gorsuch’s overall record reveals that time and again he sides with...
February 28, 2017 | Adam Lioz
Much of America’s greatness is due to the contributions of immigrants. One of our founding fathers—Alexander Hamilton—was an immigrant from the Caribbean. Steve Jobs, the co-founder of Apple, was...
February 15, 2017 | Algernon Austin
When it comes to jobs, the fast food industry represents the worst of our economy: paying poverty wages; offering irregular, part-time hours; and providing few benefits. Wage theft and workplace...
February 14, 2017 | Amy Traub
Donald Trump — who founded his campaign on an appeal to white racial anxiety and began his presidency with an immigration policy that discriminates on the basis of national origin — is unlikely...
February 8, 2017 | Amy Traub


Big-money politics is a key barrier to people of color achieving equal representation. Building a democracy where the strength of our voices doesn’t depend upon the size of our wallets, and where...
Adam Lioz
Esteemed Members of the Maryland Senate Committee on Judicial Proceedings, thank you for inviting me to testify on behalf of Dēmos. Dēmos is a national, nonpartisan, nonprofit public policy...
Katherine Culliton-González

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