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article icon Issue Brief Higher-education institutions, particularly those that disproportionately serve students of color, play a critical role in educating low-income students and reducing economic inequality.

By David A. Bergeron, Farah Ahmad, and Elizabeth Baylor | Thursday, April 10, 2014

Challenges Remain in the Battle for Equal Rights

As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, it is important to note that we have not finished the fight for equality.

By Sam Fulwood III | Tuesday, April 15, 2014

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The Ryan Budget Once Again Hurts Communities of Color

For the fourth straight year, Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget leaves communities of color behind in order to protect tax breaks for millionaires, Big Oil and big corporations.

By Daniella Gibbs Leger | Friday, April 4, 2014

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Reading Between the Data

book_alt2 icon Report When considering how best to address economic inequality, policymakers need to understand the complexity and diversity within the Asian American community.

By Farah Ahmad and Christian E. Weller | Monday, March 3, 2014

Better Reflecting Our Country’s Growing Diversity

article icon Issue Brief We need to make our national park system more inclusive and reflective of the totality of the diverse American experience.

By Jessica Goad, Matt Lee-Ashley, and Farah Ahmad | Wednesday, February 19, 2014

A New Force for America’s Families

article icon Issue Brief A brief on how African American and Latina women view the economy.

By John Halpin | Sunday, January 12, 2014

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The State of Women of Color in the United States

book_alt2 icon Report CAP examines both the progress made and the challenges remaining for women of color across the country.

By Farah Ahmad and Sarah Iverson | Thursday, October 24, 2013

Fact Sheet: The State of Latinas in the United States

article icon Issue Brief This is a snapshot of how Latina women are faring in health, education, entrepreneurship, economic security, and political leadership.

By Mareshah Jackson | Thursday, November 7, 2013

Fact Sheet: The State of Asian American Women in the United States

article icon Issue Brief This is a snapshot of how Asian American women are faring in health, education, entrepreneurship, economic security, and political leadership.

By Marcus T. Smith | Thursday, November 7, 2013

Fact Sheet: The State of African American Women in the United States

article icon Issue Brief This is a snapshot of how African American women are faring in health, education, entrepreneurship, economic security, and political leadership.

By Maria Guerra | Thursday, November 7, 2013

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Building an All-In Nation

book_alt2 icon Report Americans are open minded about our society’s changing demographics and believe, on the whole, that there are more benefits to the nation from rising diversity than costs.

By Ruy Teixeira and John Halpin, with Matt Barreto and Adrian Pantoja | Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Conservative games in Washington played at the expense of the vulnerable

The American people need House Republican leaders to stop playing political games with their livelihoods and pass a budget that strengthens economic growth and job creation.

By Christian E. Weller and Farah Ahmad | Monday, November 4, 2013

Infographic: Latino Voter Turnout in Virginia

As the Virginia gubernatorial race draws to a close, it is important to note the growing impact of the rising Latino electorate in the commonwealth.

By Progress 2050 | Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Interactive Feature: How Immigrants Will Reshape Our Workforce

In the coming decades, immigrants and their children will grow our economic future and strengthen our workforce. Watch the video and then explore the data yourself.

By the CAP Immigration Team | Wednesday, February 5, 2014

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