This week expectant parents working in Washington DC have an extra reason to celebrate: on Tuesday, the City Council passed legislation  guaranteeing eight weeks of paid time for working parents...
December 22, 2016 | Amy Traub
Millions of Americans pulled the lever for Donald Trump at least in part because they (accurately) perceive that the deck is stacked against them, with government more responsive to the rich and too...
December 2, 2016 | Adam Lioz
Thank you. For speaking out against racism and injustice. For taking the time to understand the issues deeply. For refusing to let hate go unchallenged.   For the diverse and democratic future...
November 24, 2016 | Heather McGhee
Our name, Demos, means “the people,” and we are committed to creating a democracy in which all of the people can be heard. This election has shaken the basis of democracy—the idea of “we the people”—...
November 18, 2016 | Heather McGhee
Latino/a voters’ main concerns are of an economic nature such as education and health care, but the high importance placed on issues like terrorism and immigration suggests that Latino/as are also...
October 27, 2016 | Juhem Navarro-Rivera
The Pew Research Center’s Hispanic Trends Project recently released its 2016 Latino National Survey. The poll includes questions about Latino/as partisan and ideological identification and ...
October 13, 2016 | Juhem Navarro-Rivera
Several weeks ago Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson agreed to be a guest on my City University television program. A few days later his office called to say he was ill and would have to...
October 13, 2016 | Bob Herbert