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Two years into the Ukraine war, the United States faces a critical juncture: Will Congress rise to the occasion and bolster security assistance to support Ukraine’s fight for sovereignty and democracy?
Feb 24, 2024
Robert Benson, Sam Hananel, Allison McManus, 3 More
Hai-Lam Phan, Toni Pandolfo, Kayla-Ajanae Archer-Buckley
As the second anniversary of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine draws near, the United States must look toward fortifying the bedrock principles of the international order.
Feb 14, 2024
Robert Benson, Allison McManus, Johan Hassel
Recent bipartisan Senate legislation provides security and humanitarian assistance in critical areas—Ukraine, Israel and Palestine, and the Indo-Pacific—but Congress must ensure more oversight so that the funds are used according to U.S. law and policy.
Feb 5, 2024
Patrick Gaspard, Allison McManus
Former Rep. Andy Levin (D-MI) calls on the United States to change its course immediately in Gaza in an op-ed published in Stars and Stripes.
Feb 1, 2024
Stars and Stripes
Rep. Andy Levin
The Democratic Progressive Party’s triumph in Taiwan’s 2024 presidential election signals Taiwan’s resilience against the People’s Republic of China’s coordinated and intense interference efforts; but it also accentuates the critical need for nations worldwide to formulate robust strategies against escalating threats of interference, thereby safeguarding the integrity of global democratic processes.
Feb 1, 2024
Alan Yu, Michael Clark, Megan Shahi
Allison McManus writes about the importance of congressional oversight for international military aid.
Jan 28, 2024
The National Interest
Hungary’s democratic backsliding under Viktor Orbán threatens trans-Atlantic security, necessitating a strategic U.S. response to counter the rise of authoritarianism in Europe and protect our shared democratic values.
Jan 22, 2024
In this report published by Clean Energy Canada, Mike Williams, Rachel Chang, and their co-authors Jana Elbrecht, Ollie Sheldrick, and Mary Hellmich, analyze the status of green public procurement for construction materials in Germany, Canada, and the United States.
Jan 10, 2024
Clean Energy Canada
Rachel Chang, Jana Elbrecht, Mary Hellmich, 2 More
Ollie Sheldrick, Mike Williams
Far-right parties are exploiting discontent with environmental policies, undermining progress on climate change and endangering democracy in Europe and beyond.
Dec 19, 2023
Robert Benson, Anne Christianson, Courtney Federico, 1 More
The administration’s recent use of emergency authority to deliver artillery rounds to Israel undermines effective oversight of weapons transfers and the Biden administration’s own policies on civilian protection and human rights.
Dec 14, 2023
Allison McManus, Laura Kilbury, Robert Benson
As citizens around the world increasingly favor serious policy action to fight climate change, the fossil fuel industry is undermining democratic principles to stem the tide of climate action—spreading misinformation and obstructing elected governments’ climate efforts, promoting anti-democratic movements and candidates, and even undermining democratic rights.
Dec 5, 2023
Chris Martinez, Laura Kilbury, Joel Martinez, 6 More
Calee White, Mariel Lutz, Kat So, Kate Petosa, Allison McManus, Anne Christianson
The Center for American Progress, the Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation, and Development Alternatives are excited to host this official UNFCCC COP28 side event in Dubai.
Dec 3, 2023
Patrick Gaspard, Koyel Mandal, Anna Fendley, 5 More
Trevor Sutton, Shrashtant Patara, Rajani Ranjan Rashmi, Marta Torres Gunfaus, John Podesta
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