Far too many school districts are intensely segregated by income and socioeconomic status, but Americans are largely in support of change.
President Trump’s budget cuts translate into direct harms for Americans across the country.
U.S. citizens, state and local governments, and businesses can support clean energy and climate resilience in the most vulnerable regions—and challenge the federal government to do the same.
This report reviews eight different proposals for how institutions could better share the risk of federal investments in higher education.
Using new data, this fact sheet update shows that women make up a majority of the U.S. population, but they lag substantially behind men when it comes to their representation in leadership positions.
In order for women to achieve political parity, the whole system that chooses and supports candidates has to change.
Disability benefits are not the cause of declining labor force participation among prime-age men.
The economy is not producing access to a good, stable middle-class life for people who do not go to college. On prudential and ethical grounds, progressives must do more to create decent job opportunities and secure family situations for all working people facing difficult economic conditions not within their control.
China’s new coal-fired power plants are cleaner than ours—and stronger on climate change.
This research note outlines the availability of and differences among U.S. and Chinese coal-fired power data and the methodologies used to compare data from both countries.
Quality rating and improvement systems offer a promising framework to increase access to high-quality early learning for all children.
Quality rating and improvement systems offer a promising framework for improving the quality of early childhood programs.
At upcoming Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting, Secretary Rex Tillerson has an opportunity to protect U.S. national security and economic interests.
The United States should maintain and clarify its policy against development of new nuclear weapons, which presidents of both parties have honored since the end of the Cold War.
Capping federal funding for Medicaid would make it harder for children with disabilities and their families to access the supports and services they need to thrive.