This is shaping up to be a truly miserable week in Washington. Decisions made in the halls of Congress and the chambers of the Supreme Court are dramatically shifting power away from working...
May 25, 2018 | Amy Traub
Almost everywhere in America, exercising your fundamental right to vote means first being registered to vote. At Demos, we have been fighting for years both in and out of the courts to ensure that...
May 21, 2018 | Naila Awan and Chiraag Bains
May 17 is the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. Meghan Maury, Policy Director of the National LGBTQ Task Force, contributed the following guest blog to Demos: I was first...
May 17, 2018 | Meghan Maury and Amy Traub
This week, New Jersey governor Phil Murphy signed into law a bill that would allow undocumented immigrants in the state to access state financial aid for college. With it, New Jersey now joins 9...
May 11, 2018 | Mark Huelsman
Across the country, Dēmos is actively litigating to prevent unlawful voter purging—the removal of eligible voters from the registration rolls that can leave people locked out of our democracy on...
May 10, 2018 | Chiraag Bains
Today, the National Urban League released its annual report on the condition of black Americans, the State of Black America 2018. The publication includes the 14th edition of an index that tracks...
May 4, 2018 | Algernon Austin
Next month, Demos will release a platform of state policies that community members, grassroots organizations, and lawmakers can move to create a democracy and economy that work for all of us— not...
May 2, 2018 | Allie Boldt
This year in the United States, International Workers’ Day, also known as May Day, actually feels like the day of resistance and struggle it was intended to be.
May 1, 2018 | Amy Traub