Report John Halpin, William Schulz, and Sarah Dreier explore the origins of human rights principles and how they fit into progressivism.
Report John Halpin and Ruy Teixeira examine interesting findings about Latino attitudes concerning women in the workplace and society.
Report Part three of the Progressive Tradition Series examines the influence of social movements for equality and economic justice on the development of progressivism.
Report Part one of the Progressive Tradition Series examines the philosophical and theoretical development of progressivism as a response to the rise of industrial capitalism.
Report Study from John Halpin and Karl Agne shows progressive political values and beliefs among young adults.
The rise of progressivism in America today is reflected most directly in public ratings of various ideological approaches.
Report Report by John Halpin and Karl Agne surveys political values and beliefs across the country.
John Halpin explains why progressives should focus less on reframing core ideas and more on building political will for policies that aid the poor.
The current administration has invented one of the most expensive—and least effective—job creation programs in U.S. history.
Built on the principle of the common good, we offer national actions to better prepare and recover from a natural disasters or attack.
John Halpin is a Senior Fellow at American Progress focusing on political theory, communications, and public opinion analysis. He is the co-director and creator of the Progressive Studies Program at CAP, an interdisciplinary project researching the intellectual history, foundational principles, and public understanding of progressivism. Halpin is the co-author with John Podesta of The Power […]
Report A new research study sponsored by the Faith and Progressive Policy Initiative at the Center for American Progress finds that American voters are increasingly worried about rising materialism, self-interest, and unethical behavior in our society. They strongly desire a government that focuses on the common good and basic decency and dignity of all Americans. The […]
Editor’s Note: Earlier this year, John Halpin of the Center for American Progress Action Fund and Ruy Teixeira of CAP and the Century Foundation (and co-author of The Emerging Democratic Majority) undertook research on the state of the Democratic Party and progressive politics in America. Their chief concern: To get to the bottom of the […]