Sharing Love and Ideas on Valentine’s Day
Polls show that Americans as a whole agree more than disagree on controversial issues—and on this day of love, let’s embrace this emerging trend.
Who Can Afford Unpaid Leave?
It is in our nation’s best interest to make sure that all of our workers can be productive members of our country’s workforce and also take care of their own health or the health of their loved ones.
Top 10 Reasons Why the Fight for Reproductive Justice Isn’t Over
This week marks the 40th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision, but there’s still work to be done to ensure reproductive justice for all women.
Top 10 Reasons Why Communities of Color Should Care About Stricter Gun-Violence Prevention Laws
Communities and families of color disproportionately suffer from gun violence, and any comprehensive legislation to prevent gun violence should attempt to bring down its causes in these areas.
What Is at Stake for Communities of Color in the Fiscal Showdown Debate?
If Congress and President Obama cannot come to an agreement to avoid the fiscal showdown, there will be significant cuts to programs that keep many people out of poverty, in the workforce, and able to pursue the American Dream.
The Top 10 Reasons Why People of Color Should Care About the Fiscal Showdown
If Congress and the president cannot agree on a budget deal by the end of the year, the resulting economic slowdown will have a big impact on communities of color.
Battleground States Go Blue Thanks to Multiracial Coalitions that Supported President Obama
Communities of color in swing states who supported President Obama helped him get re-elected by turning out in droves.
Infographic: Women of Color and Political Leadership
Women of color continue to vote in increasing numbers, despite their lack of representation in elected office.
Understanding Why Latino Voters Are Key in Virginia
Latino voters are flexing their political muscle in Virginia and nationwide, particularly around issues of immigration and the economy.
High Court Ruling on Affirmative Action Will Determine Our Futures
College admission policies that embrace diversity and expand opportunities benefit all Americans.
Asian Americans Benefit from Diversity in Higher Education
The conservative strategy of attempting to pit Asian Americans against other communities of color fails to recognize overwhelming support for affirmative action by Asian Americans.
Video: The Importance of Diversity in the Workplace
Video Two executive employees at large corporations explain why workforce diversity is very important and fosters a positive work environment.
10 Reasons Why We Need Diversity on College Campuses
If the Supreme Court decides against the use of race in college admissions, it will erase many years of progress for campuses trying to be more diverse and inclusive.
Interactive Map: The Voting Impact of People of Color
Interactive The growth of communities of color is shifting the electorate and will continue to shape the political landscape in the years to come.
Right-Wing Extremists Aren’t the Lone Wolves They Seem to Be
The rise in right-wing extremist and white-supremacist attacks suggests that these radicals are part of larger movements that are gaining support, a trend that we must pay attention to as our country becomes more diverse.