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Format: 06-23-2018
Format: 06-23-2018
Both economic and racial justice are core progressive priorities, but too often we discuss them as if they were separate. On the contrary, racial and economic harms are intertwined...
May 21, 2018 | Explainer |
Demos
Defining the Working Class Social scientists use 3 common methods to define class—by occupation, income, or education—and there is really no consensus about the “right” way to do it. Michael Zweig, a...
April 16, 2018 | Explainer |
Americans believe that we all benefit when we invest in our talent, that our country is better when everyone, regardless of their background, has a pathway toward affordable, quality higher education...
March 22, 2018 | Explainer |
In America, working people have the freedom to band together with their co-workers to negotiate for a fair return on our work. We have the freedom to act together so can we speak with a more...
October 11, 2017 | Explainer |
Amy Traub
Amicus Briefs Opposing Ohio’s Purge Practices Include Former DOJ Officials; State Governments; Ohio Election Administrators; and Many Others A diverse set of stakeholders filed 18 amicus briefs...
September 25, 2017 | Explainer |
Demos
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
Methodology: Demos sponsored an online survey among 1,536 registered voters, conducted June 5 to June 14, 2017. The research included a base sample of registered voters and, for deeper...
July 14, 2017 | Explainer |
Demos
Decades of disastrous Supreme Court decisions have enabled wealthy individuals and corporations to have an outsized influence in our political system by allowing them to pour unlimited amounts of...
June 28, 2017 | Explainer |
Juhem Navarro-Rivera
Emmanuel Caicedo
In an effort to broaden and diversify the movement to get big money out of politics, Free Speech For People and Demos are releasing this framework for organizing money in politics conversations...
June 27, 2017 | Explainer |
Jasmine Gomez, Free Speech for People
Allie Boldt, Demos
The Congressional Progressive Caucus’ 2017 People’s Budget tackles inequality head-on, rewriting the rules of a rigged economy so that corporations pay their fair share and the infrastructure and...
May 2, 2017 | Explainer |
Demos
Immigrant Community Trust Policies: Why Protections for Schools, Hospitals and Courthouses are Essential  Schools: ...
March 20, 2017 | Explainer |