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They Can Help Fight Coronavirus. Trump Wants to Deport Them. In the News

They Can Help Fight Coronavirus. Trump Wants to Deport Them.

Stephanie Griffith writes about how an attempt to take DACA protections from hundreds of thousands of young people would affect the number of health care workers available to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

Stephanie Griffith

Evangelical Christians’ message to Abbott: Texas is not full In the News

Evangelical Christians’ message to Abbott: Texas is not full

Author Stephanie Griffith explains how evangelical Christians, among other groups, are fighting back against Gov. Greg Abbott's plan to block new refugee arrivals in Texas.

Stephanie Griffith

My family saw a neighborhood get paved over. Don’t let it happen again In the News

My family saw a neighborhood get paved over. Don’t let it happen again

Author Stephanie Griffith explains why the Trump administration's proposed regulatory rollbacks to the National Environmental Policy Act would move the United States backward in the fight for environmental justice.

Stephanie Griffith

Addressing the $1.5 Trillion in Federal Student Loan Debt Report
 (A woman wearing a graduate cap listens at her college graduation ceremony.)

Addressing the $1.5 Trillion in Federal Student Loan Debt

Efforts to address college affordability must be paired with solutions for individuals who already have student loan debt.

Ben Miller, Colleen Campbell, Brent J. Cohen, 1 More Charlotte Hancock

Congress Should Repeal the Ban on Pell Grants Article
Incarcerated students at Jessup Correctional Institution in Jessup, Maryland, discuss proposals for prison reform with students from Georgetown University, June 2016. (Getty/The Washington Post/Lucian Perkins)

Congress Should Repeal the Ban on Pell Grants

Congress has the opportunity to repeal the ban on Pell Grants and breathe fresh air into higher education programs inside of state and federal prisons.

Brent J. Cohen

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