Climate change means that the extreme weather events we are witnessing, like Hurricane Harvey and the heatwave currently sweeping southern California, will be more common and more intense. The level...
September 1, 2017 | Algernon Austin and Adrien Salazar
The Missouri legislature keeps stomping on working people.
September 1, 2017 | Amy Traub
As we see the devastation of Harvey and observe the anniversary of Katrina, it is important that we recognize that climate change increases the frequency of extreme weather events like “superstorm”...
August 30, 2017 | Algernon Austin
In our recent research exploring the impacts of Oregon’s new Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) system in the 2016 election, we find that new voters who registered using AVR were more diverse than...
August 28, 2017 | Sean McElwee
Over the last few days, national headlines, social media posts and local news segments have been dominated by reports of racist slogans and the terrorism of w
August 15, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
Prospects are grim for passing through Congress a progressive federal infrastructure spending plan that prioritizes direct, public investment over corporate giveaways, considers racial and gender...
August 8, 2017 | Connie Razza
The Trump administration is getting ready to give working Americans a big pay cut.
August 7, 2017 | Amy Traub
Democrats have unveiled their new Better Deal plan for the 2018 elections, a pivot toward a populist, positive agenda. Though some have advocated triangulating to win over mushy moderates, a...
August 3, 2017 | Sean McElwee