Connor Maxwell is the research associate for Progress 2050 at American Progress. His work focuses on criminal justice, racial justice, diversity, and inclusion issues. Prior to joining American Progress, he interned at the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, the American Civil Liberties Union, and The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights. He earned his Bachelor of Arts and Master of Public Policy from the University of Virginia.

By Connor Maxwell
Fact Sheets: President Trump’s FY 2019 Budget Harms Nearly Every Community Across the CountryCenter for American ProgressFebruary 16, 2018
52 Harms in 52 WeeksCenter for American ProgressJanuary 10, 2018
‘We Are Resilient’: The Power of the Black CommunityCenter for American ProgressDecember 18, 2017
4 Ways Repealing the Estate Tax Would Expand the Racial Wealth GapCenter for American ProgressNovember 16, 2017
3 Million Reasons for Environmental Justice in Puerto RicoCenter for American ProgressOctober 19, 2017
Recovering from Hurricane Maria Requires an Extensive Federal ResponseCenter for American ProgressOctober 12, 2017
The Power and Persistence of Black LegislatorsCenter for American ProgressSeptember 22, 2017
Racial Terrorism in the Trump EraMediumAugust 16, 2017
The Trump Administration Is Escalating its War on People of Color By Undermining Affirmative ActionCenter for American ProgressAugust 4, 2017
Trumpcare: What Do Black People Have to Lose? EverythingBlack Star NewsJuly 26, 2017
How Medicaid Cuts Would Hurt People of Color: A State-by-State BreakdownCenter for American ProgressJuly 25, 2017
3 Ways the Senate Health Care Bill Would Devastate Communities of ColorCenter for American ProgressJuly 12, 2017
Substance Use Disorder Is a Public Health Issue, Not a Criminal Justice IssueCenter for American ProgressJune 12, 2017
Five Truths About Voter SuppressionCenter for American ProgressMay 12, 2017