All-In Nation: An America that Works for All
All-In Nation describes how strong communities of color are critical to America’s economic future and lays out a comprehensive policy agenda to build an equitable economy where everyone, including fast-growing communities of color, can participate and thrive. Read more →
Interactive: Economic Benefits of Closing Academic Achievement Gaps
Rising income inequality in the United States is exacerbating long-standing racial and ethnic gaps in, among other things, education outcomes. In order to close the academic achievement gap, we must address rising income inequality in America.
Fact Sheets: Economic Benefits of Reducing Racial and Ethnic Inequality
Fact Sheet With the U.S. Census Bureau estimating that the majority of the U.S. population will be people of color by 2043, it is increasingly important that policymakers enact progressive policies that would improve the economic prospects and increase income for people of color.
The Changing Face of America’s Electorate
Issue Brief Changing electoral demographics will have noticeable effects on the 2016 elections. In 2016, to win the presidency—as well as many U.S. Senate races—both parties will need to secure substantial support from voters of color.
Old School Love Recognizes the University of North Carolina’s Painful Past
Even when it’s difficult to embrace, devotion to my alma mater demands learning and sharing its true history.
How Congress Is Supporting Inequality in Its FY 2016 Budget Proposals
Some congressional leaders are still advancing policies that threaten to exclude low-income families and people of color from the social safety net.
The Untold Narrative of Black Men in the United States
Although black men have come a long way on various indicators of success, they continue to lag behind, and it is important to push back on outdated stereotypes.
The Evolution of Race and Ethnicity Classifications in the Decennial Census
As concepts of race and ethnicity evolve, the methods and language used by the decennial census to capture data are key to ensuring that policymakers recognize and understand all communities, particularly growing communities of color.
Infographic: Government Collection of Race and Ethnicity Data
The decennial census has undergone significant changes as the U.S. population has evolved. Rapidly changing demographics continue to present challenges to the U.S. government in its effort to collect demographic data.
5 Key Facts About the Affordable Care Act for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
A look at five facts that highlight the benefits of the Affordable Care Act for the Asian American and Pacific Islander community.
5 Key Facts About the Affordable Care Act for Latinos
A look at five facts that highlight the benefits of the Affordable Care Act for the Latino community.
5 Key Facts About the Affordable Care Act for African Americans
A look at five facts that highlight the benefits of the Affordable Care Act for the African American community.
When White Folks Catch a Cold, Black Folks Get Pneumonia
Racial disparities in the economic circumstances of black and white middle-class families point toward institutional racism.
5 Facts to Know About President Obama’s Immigration Announcement
Using his legal authority, President Obama brings temporary relief to millions of immigrants through executive action. The president’s move is a first step but not a permanent solution.
Remembering an Unheralded Champion of American Democracy
Political scientist and voting rights advocate Curtis Gans passed away last weekend, but his life’s work must continue.