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March 14, 2017

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There is a great deal of excitement about self-driving or autonomous vehicles and how they will make travel safer and more efficient. What isn’t being discussed nearly as much is the impact of this...
April 24, 2017 | Algernon Austin
With the Trump effect, we have now entered into a new era of exacerbated racial discrimination against Latino, Asian and black immigrant communities in the United States. This week, the nation...
April 21, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
On April 10, the Prison Policy Initiative released an updated comprehensive state-by-state list of wages paid to incarcerated people. In a surprising finding, PPI found that: [P]risons appear to...
April 19, 2017 | Connie Razza
Much like Election Day, Tax Day is a shared expression of our democracy enacted by its participants. The water we drink, cook with, and bathe in. The roads we walk, bike, and drive on. The food our...
April 13, 2017 | Connie Razza


Dear Ms. Evangelista: Dēmos writes to submit comments on the proposed regulations regarding family leave benefits coverage. We thank you for the opportunity to comment on these proposed...
Introduction Chairman Grassley, Ranking Member Feinstein, Senators, thank you for the privilege of testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee today. My name is Heather McGhee and...
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