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Leveraging the Power of Black Women

Recognizing and reconciling individual biases, as well as conducting meaningful conversations about empowering black women and leveraging that power, will ensure that the United States is fairer and more prosperous for all.

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Ban the Box and Beyond

Reforms are needed to ensure that people with criminal records have equitable access to the labor market and economic security.

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International Approaches to Closing the Gender Wage Gap

While achieving progress on national work-life and anti-discrimination policies has been all but politically impossible in the United States in the past few decades, industrialized and developing countries alike are comprehensively addressing both facets of the gender wage gap.

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Making Nashville a More Livable and Sustainable City for All

Nashville’s plan to make the city more livable in the midst of rapid population and economic growth can reach all residents by expanding improvements in communities that need them the most.

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Paid Leave 101

Many Americans still do not understand the complementary but different roles paid sick days and paid family and medical leave play for working families.

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Responsible Credit Is an Economic and Moral Issue

As states and the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau debate payday lending regulation, both economics and faith illustrate the need for effective consumer protections.

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