The Biden administration can create a foundation for criminal justice reform efforts through additional executive actions.
In the next several months, Congress is poised to pass the For the People Act, transformative democracy reform legislation.
To ensure that workers are afforded the dignity they deserve, state and local officials must act now to strengthen worker power in the workplace and beyond.
Expanding leadership opportunities for women, across race and ethnicity, and rooting out systemic biases used to shut women out of leadership roles must be a priority for every institution in order to promote equity and fairness.
Americans need to unite behind a program that will deliver on health, targeted relief, and broad-based growth.
California’s environmental justice mapping tool offers clear lessons for identifying and targeting benefits to disadvantaged communities.
Policymakers can ensure that economic recovery spending benefits working Americans from all walks of life by adopting model job quality language.
Government Strategies To Address the Coronavirus Must Include Targeted Assistance for LGBTQ Communities
Mitigating the coronavirus pandemic’s detrimental impacts on the lives of LGBTQ people will require a strategically coordinated policy effort at all levels of government.
Raising the Minimum Wage Would Boost an Economic Recovery—and Reduce Taxpayer Subsidization of Low-Wage Work
Raising the minimum wage can provide a potent and responsible stimulus to the economy.
The Pause on Deportations Is the First Step Toward a Fair, Humane, and Workable System and Must Move Forward
The 100-day moratorium on deportations will allow the Biden administration to uncover the depths of lawlessness of the Trump administration’s immigration regime and start to right the ship. The courts must allow it to move forward.
In its efforts to protect 30 percent of U.S. lands and ocean by 2030, the federal government has an obligation to acknowledge tribal sovereignty and support Indigenous-led conservation.
Maine policymakers can improve the state’s economy and democracy by enacting these 10 recommendations to build worker power.
To effectively relaunch and renew the trans-Atlantic bond, both the United States and Europe must make a comprehensive commitment to progressive values.
States have led on progressive climate action, and President-elect Joe Biden’s nominees will bring their lessons to the nation’s capital.
The Biden-Harris administration should have staff in the White House who are specifically focused on strengthening American democracy.