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Format: 09-19-2014
Format: 09-19-2014
This paper addresses some of the forces that weaken public consensus and the government's ability to respond to urgent environmental problems. It then describes some efforts already underway, and...
December 1, 2005 | Report |
Susan Rieff
This new Demos report, published in collaboration with Business Ethics Magazine, explores growing efforts by state and local governments to ensure corporate accountability. It looks at the changing...
October 28, 2005 | Report |
Marjorie Kelly
David Smith
Nicholas Greenberg
American families are struggling in an increasingly volatile economy defined by job instability, continued layoffs in the guise of "downsizing", and declining employee benefits--factors augmented by...
October 12, 2005 | Report |
A new report, Ten Years Later, A Promise Unfulfilled, released by the NVRA Implementation Project -- a joint project between Demos, ACORN and Project Vote -- concludes that states are failing low-...
September 14, 2005 | Report |
Brian Kavanagh
Mike Slater
  This report is the second in a series of Demos publications which looks specifically at growing the middle class.   This paper is the first step in a larger endeavor to track and measure...
September 8, 2005 | Report |
An issue briefing kit on the real causes of debt and bankruptcy. Intended for legislators, journalists and advocates. In April 2005 Demos urged Congress to recognize the fragility of our debt driven...
April 12, 2005 | Report |
At the outset of the President’s second term, Congress and the White House are poised once again to debate a series of specific, pressing issues facing the country: social security, the...
March 25, 2005 | Report |
Meg Bostrom
A new report by Demos and the Center for Governmental Studies that shows that current (February 2005) legislation and proposed initiatives on redistricting in California all fail to sufficiently...
February 1, 2005 | Report |
Ari Weisbard
Jeannie Wilkinson
In this preliminary analysis, Demos finds that the right to provisional ballots was violated across the country on November 2, 2004. While all the data on provisional balloting have yet to be...
December 7, 2004 | Report |
Democracy Staff
The link between corporate practices and the economic security of Americans has become a major focus of public debate over the past several years. The off-shoring of new kinds of jobs has garnered...
December 6, 2004 | Report |
Leslie McCall