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For the last year, we—Demos, Anat Shenker-Osorio (ASO Communications) and Ian Haney López (author of Dog Whistle Politics), —have partnered in an ambitious multi-phase project to build an effective new narrative on race, class, and democracy. The central question we’ve explored is how to engage
Research
The goal of Demos’ Race-Class Narrative (RCN) project is to develop an empirically-tested narrative on race and class that resonates with all working people and offers an alternative to—and neutralizes the use of—dog-whistle racism.
Campaign
This bill unravels important consumer safeguards that protect American consumers and leaves communities of color particularly vulnerable.
Testimony and Public Comment
Amy Traub
Vijay Das
Empirical data showing policymakers, organizers, and progressives that there is clear public support for the notion that racism is a divide-and-conquer tactic creating distrust, undermining belief in government, and causing economic pain for everyone, of every color.
Research
For the last year, we—Demos, Anat Shenker-Osorio (ASO Communications) and Ian Haney López (author of Dog Whistle Politics), —have partnered in an ambitious multi-phase project to build an effective new narrative on race, class, and democracy. The central question we’ve explored is how to engage
Research
National online dial survey results from testing various race, class, and democracy narratives 
Research
The working class today is much more complex and diverse than the white, male, manufacturing archetype often evoked in popular narratives.
Research
Tamara Draut
The Debt-Free College Act of 2018 would create a new federal-state partnership that re-funds our neglected system of public colleges and job training.
Policy Briefs
Mark Huelsman
Vijay Das
Thank you for the opportunity to testify here today.
Testimony and Public Comment
Allie Boldt
A 50-State Look at Rising College Prices and the New American Student
Research
Mark Huelsman