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Interactive Feature: How Immigrants Will Reshape Our Workforce

In the coming decades, immigrants and their children will grow our economic future and strengthen our workforce. Watch the video and then explore the data yourself.

by the CAP Immigration Team | Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Hoop Dreams Versus Hoop Reality

The truth about basketball isn’t what you’d expect.

by Sam Fulwood III | Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Fact Sheet: The State of Asian American Women in the United States

article icon Fact Sheet This is a snapshot of how Asian American women are faring in health, education, entrepreneurship, economic security, and political leadership.

by Marcus T. Smith | Thursday, November 7, 2013

Fact Sheet: The State of African American Women in the United States

article icon Fact Sheet This is a snapshot of how African American women are faring in health, education, entrepreneurship, economic security, and political leadership.

by Maria Guerra | Thursday, November 7, 2013

Fact Sheet: The State of Latinas in the United States

article icon Fact Sheet This is a snapshot of how Latina women are faring in health, education, entrepreneurship, economic security, and political leadership.

by Mareshah Jackson | Thursday, November 7, 2013

Infographic: Latino Voter Turnout in Virginia

As the Virginia gubernatorial race draws to a close, it is important to note the growing impact of the rising Latino electorate in the commonwealth.

by Progress 2050 | Wednesday, October 30, 2013

The Role of People of Color in the Future Workforce

Latina womanBy 2030, people of color will play a much more significant role in the American workforce.

by Angeline Vuong | Friday, October 25, 2013

Infographic: African American Voter Turnout in Virginia

The outcome of next month's neck-and-neck Virginia gubernatorial race could very well hinge on the turnout rates of black voters.

by Progress 2050 | Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Beyond ‘Stand Your Ground’: Florida’s Other Racial Profiling Practices

Sybrina Fulton and others article icon Issue Brief Despite legislation against racial profiling, the “Stand Your Ground” law is just one of several ways in which Florida practices it.

by Sarah Iverson | Friday, October 11, 2013

Our Future Labor Force: Will Our Supply Meet Our Demand?

ImmigrationWe need a sensible immigration system to ensure that America’s supply of workers continues to match its demand.

by Angeline Vuong | Friday, October 4, 2013

The Role of the Second Generation in Tomorrow’s Workforce

Immigrants, and particularly their children—the second generation—will play a critical role in the economy, filling the workforce gaps created by the massive Baby Boomer retirements over the next two decades.

by Angeline Vuong, Zach Murray, and Abhay Aneja | Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Guest Blogger: Vanessa Cardenas “Why Affirmative Action is Still Important to Latinos”

Vanessa Cárdenas explores Latino educational attainment and the importance of affirmative action.

by Vanessa Cárdenas | Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Infographic: Immigrants and Their Children in the Future American Workforce

Together, immigrants and their children will account for 85 percent of the growth in the workforce over the next two decades.

by Angeline Vuong | Wednesday, June 19, 2013

The Contributions of Immigrants and Their Children to the American Workforce and Jobs of the Future

book_alt2 icon Report With large numbers of jobs coming open in every sector of the economy and at all skill levels from now to 2030, immigrants and their children will be critical to the continued dynamism of the American workforce and economy.

by Dowell Myers, Stephen Levy, and John Pitkin | Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Denying Key Social Services to Immigrants on the Road to Citizenship Hurts Our Entire Nation

Immigration rallyCurbing access to supports such as supplemental nutrition assistance and the earned income and child tax credits not only undermines economic security for millions of undocumented immigrants, but also denies potential economic gains to millions of Americans.

by Sarah Baron and Philip E. Wolgin | Friday, June 14, 2013