Great societies depend on great infrastructure. The American Society of Civil Engineers gives America’s infrastructure an overall grade of D+ in their latest Infrastructure Report Card. We need to...
May 2, 2017 | Algernon Austin
The Congressional Progressive Caucus has released its People’s Budget, which it aptly subtitles a “roadmap to resistance.” The CPC budget is proactive, pro-public, and progressive. In decided...
May 1, 2017 | Connie Razza
Of course, climate change is a global issue affecting everyone on the planet. But too often people of color are put into narrow “identity” boxes that do not recognize all of their concerns. I’ve...
April 27, 2017 | Algernon Austin
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 26, 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 25, 2017 | Juhem Navarro-Rivera
Soaring rhetoric about freedom and choice is everywhere on Capitol Hill this week.
April 25, 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 23, 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 20, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González