Eds, Meds, and the Feds
Report The federal government has a long history of supporting the work of anchor institutions—entities, including universities and hospitals, that control vast economic, human, and intellectual resources. It has a vested interest in exploring strategies that harness anchors’ power to increase community revitalization and economic growth.
U.S. Ebola Hysteria Is the Wrong Response to the Epidemic
Irrational fears about the Ebola virus are leading to discrimination and ostracism of Africans in the United States.
Ensuring Access to Family Planning Services for All
Issue Brief While women have access to family planning services at a multitude of health care facilities—and while a wide spectrum of funding sources covers contraceptives and those services—we are not doing enough to ensure access for all women.
Education that Empowers
Pope Francis teaches that education is a tool for developing individuals, communities, and the world in service of compassion and fairness, suggesting that a commitment to quality, accessible education for all is a crucial element of building a more just world.
The CAP Immigration Team provides a rundown of everything you need to know about our foreign-born population.
The Facts on Immigration Today
Issue Brief Everything you need to know about our foreign-born population, their impact on the economy, current immigration policy, and the voting power of new Americans.
The Unequal Mortgage Market
Massive disparities persist in the housing market and the economy based on the color of one’s skin, explains Michela Zonta.
Testing in the United States
States and school districts are far from the goal of better, fairer, and fewer tests, explains Melissa Lazarín.
In Texas, No Justice for Injured Patients
Video This new video from Legal Progress documents the damaging effects of Texas’ 2003 tort reform legislation, which makes it virtually impossible for emergency room patients to hold hospitals accountable for medical malpractice.
The Unequal Mortgage Market Is No Coincidence
The housing industry and Congress need to address the massive disparities that persist in the housing market and the economy based on the color of one’s skin.
Egypt continues to face a long list of challenges, explain the authors.
Sisi’s First 100 Days
Issue Brief Egypt, the region’s largest country, continues to face a long list of challenges on the economic, security, and political fronts.
Gun Violence in Washington State
There are many facets of gun violence in Washington state that stand out as exception, unusual, or above the national average, explain Chelsea Parsons and Lauren Speigel.
9 Things to Know About Gun Violence in Washington State
Issue Brief There are many facets of gun violence in Washington state that stand out as exception, unusual, or above the national average, and the state can do more to prevent gun deaths and keep guns out of the hands of dangerous people.