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The State of State U for Black Students

Dynamics driving social exclusion in higher ed and a framework to change them

Black women overcoming social exclusion in politics

Toward structural inclusion, a more perfect union, and power

A Policy & Messaging Guide for States

How to make higher education affordable again

October 9, 2018

A generation ago, public institutions relied on tuition for just a portion of their funding, turning to public investments for the...

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In a critical moment of accelerating climate risk and new opportunity to address the climate change crisis, Demos stands in solidarity with the members and leaders of the Climate Justice Alliance for...
December 13, 2018 | Adrien Salazar and Lew Daly
December 10, 2018 is the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. In 1948, in the aftermath of the fall of the Nazi regime, the United States joined many countries in the world...
December 10, 2018 | Algernon Austin
April Ryan, White House correspondent for American Urban Radio Networks, and other journalists of color have not been favorites of President Donald Trump. From telling Ryan to set up a meeting with...
November 20, 2018 | Caleb Gayle
Immediately after the election the increasingly violent Trump administration continued to feed its most hateful impulses, making it evident that in spite of some progressive wins the fate of our...
November 15, 2018 | Charly Carter and Carol Lautier


This report was completed in collaboration with the Advancement Project, Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum, Demos, Faith in Action, National Association for the Advancement of...
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Lake Research Partners
Introduction Democracies are healthiest when all people actively participate. Core to that participation—and among the most fundamental rights in our democracy—is the right to vote. However,...

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