Point of Entry
The disciplinary use of suspension and expulsion for the nation’s youngest students—particularly African American students—has long-term damaging effects on children, as well as society as a whole. Read more →
Paris: The New Geopolitics of Climate Change
A series of recent climate pledges from developing countries has demonstrated that the geopolitics of climate action is shifting in the lead-up to the Paris climate agreement.
Expanding ID Card Access for LGBT Homeless Youth
Reducing the barriers to ID cards for homeless youth could improve access to critical services and new opportunities.
Consumer Protection and Higher Education Financing Alternatives
Rohit Chopra, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress, testified before the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee.
Infographic: Pass the EACH Woman Act
The funding restriction for abortion services harms women and their health.
Infographic: Divided Government Has Not Always Meant Slow Judicial Confirmations
The Senate's current judicial confirmations are moving at the slowest rate since 1953.
Fast Facts: Economic Security for Nevada Families
Fact Sheet The right policies can go a long way toward helping Nevada women gain economic security.
The State of the U.S. Labor Market: Pre-October 2015 Jobs Release
Charts Here are six charts on the economy six years after the Great Recession.
State Paid Leave Administration
Report This report outlines key considerations for states interested in developing paid family and medical leave programs.
Housing and Consumer Finance
Time to Reboot the Housing Market
In the market for home purchase loans, stark disparities remain between people of color and non-Hispanic white homebuyers. Policymakers must seriously consider these disparities as they design programs to make the home mortgage market more equitable.
Changing the Conversation on Abortion Restrictions
Issue Brief Hundreds of laws have been passed to restrict abortion in the past few years that undermine health care providers’ ability to provide—and patients’ right to receive—individualized, quality care. To counter this, legislators in several states are introducing bills that would protect evidence-based medical care and expand abortion access.
Energy and Environment
The Meaning of Loss and Damage in the International Climate Negotiations
Issue Brief Loss and damage is a concept that is broader than climate adaptation and should not be conflated with liability or compensation.
Race and Ethnicity
Putin Should Not Throw Stones
Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recent comments about the unrest in Ferguson highlight why the United States must work to address its own shortcomings as it promotes democracy abroad.
Foreign Policy and Security
Assessing American Foreign Policy Toward China
Melanie Hart, Director of China Policy at the Center for American Progress, testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.