Beyond ‘Stand Your Ground’: Florida’s Other Racial Profiling Practices
Issue Brief Despite legislation against racial profiling, the “Stand Your Ground” law is just one of several ways in which Florida practices it.
Our Future Labor Force: Will Our Supply Meet Our Demand?
We need a sensible immigration system to ensure that America’s supply of workers continues to match its demand.
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.
Guest Blogger: Vanessa Cardenas “Why Affirmative Action is Still Important to Latinos”
Vanessa Cárdenas explores Latino educational attainment and the importance of affirmative action.
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.
The Contributions of Immigrants and Their Children to the American Workforce and Jobs of the Future
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.
Denying Key Social Services to Immigrants on the Road to Citizenship Hurts Our Entire Nation
Curbing 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.
Borrowers of Color Need More Options to Reduce Their Student-Loan Debt
Offering students of color more ways to reduce their student debt, including refinancing their loans, would provide a boost to the overall economy and ensure a better future for communities of color.
Current and Estimated Future Immigration Based on the Senate’s Immigration Reform Bill
The immigration bill introduced by the bipartisan Senate “Gang of 8” will actually reduce the number of people entering the country each year.
Unequal Pay Day for Immigrant Women
Charts Numbers show that immigrant women are disproportionally impacted by unequal pay.
Top 10 Numbers that Show Why Pay Equity Matters to Latina Women and Their Families
As Latinas continue to comprise a growing share of our nation’s population, we must continue to push forward the importance of pay equity.
Top 10 Numbers that Show Why Pay Equity Matters to Asian American Women and Their Families
Closing the wage gap will bring more Asian American women into leadership positions, give equal opportunity to immigrant women, and bring positive change to all of our communities.
Top 10 Numbers that Show Why Pay Equity Matters to African American Women and Their Families
Pay equity is not only necessary to promote a just workforce in the long run; it is also needed for the immediate benefit of the children and families of these hardworking women.
Top 10 Numbers That Show Why Pay Equity Matters to Native American Women and Their Families
As the fight to close the gender wage gap continues, it is imperative to pay attention to the needs of Native American women and their families, and ensure that they truly have equal access to health care, education, and a respectable standard of living.