Donald Trump’s election came at the worst possible time in so many ways. In a spectacular litany of truly awful aims, including mass deportation of undocumented immigrants, repealing Obamacare,...
April 27, 2017 | Lew Daly
As we approach the Peoples Climate March on April 29, Americans are expressing concern about climate change at the highest levels ever reported. A recent Gallup report shows that concern for global...
April 26, 2017 | Juhem Navarro-Rivera
Soaring rhetoric about freedom and choice is everywhere on Capitol Hill this week.
April 26, 2017 | Amy Traub
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:
April 19, 2017 | Connie Razza
Much like Election Day, Tax Day is a shared expression of our democracy enacted by its participants.
April 13, 2017 | Connie Razza
What propelled Donald Trump to victory in the 2016 election? Though the foggy aftermath of the election left us with many competing theories, only now are the data to test them coming out. The...
April 13, 2017 | Sean McElwee