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The opioid epidemic is a complex public health crisis that can be ameliorated by addressing root causes of drug use; expanding access to treatment and harm reduction strategies; and reducing the supply of illicit opioids entering the United States.
Sep 20, 2023
Trinh Q. Truong, Debu Gandhi, Jill Rosenthal, 5 More
Marquisha Johns, Mariam Rashid, Dan Restrepo, Akua Amaning, Cleo Bluthenthal
La activista de derechos humanos mexicana María Herrera Magdaleno discute el impacto devastador del flujo de armas estadounidenses hacia México, incluyendo la desaparición forzada de cuatro de sus hijos.
Jun 27, 2023
Nick Wilson, Andrew Sonntag, Rafael Medina, 4 More
Gaby Blanco, Ala Al Sadi, Hai-Lam Phan, Julia Schroeder
Mexican human rights activist María Herrera Magdaleno discusses the devastating impact of U.S. guns flowing to Mexico, including the forced disappearance of four of her sons.
Legal challenges to new immigration parole processes lack merit and will undermine border management efforts and regional migration solutions if they are successful.
Apr 19, 2023
Addressing the flow of U.S. firearms to Mexico and Central America
Apr 17, 2023
Nick Wilson, Nick Wilson
Democratic backsliding among U.S. allies such as Israel, India, and Mexico starkly illustrates the challenge for the United States’ foreign policy agenda.
Apr 5, 2023
Kate Donald, Heba Malik
Dan Restrepo writes about the need for improved U.S.-Mexico relations.
Mar 13, 2023
The Dallas Morning News
In the face of election-cycle demagoguery on immigration, the Biden-Harris administration is moving forward with a serious, multipronged strategy to address the complex root causes of migration in the region.
Oct 26, 2022
Silva Mathema, Zefitret Abera Molla
A Conversation with The Atlantic’s Caitlin Dickerson
Aug 19, 2022
Mexico’s lawsuit against major U.S. arms manufacturers and distributors is a reminder of the fact that America’s gun violence epidemic extends well beyond its own borders.
Sep 2, 2021
Eugenio Weigend Vargas, Joel Martinez
The Biden administration has put U.S. foreign policy back on track and can continue crafting a sustainable and progressive national security agenda.
May 6, 2021
Katrina Mulligan, Alexandra Schmitt, Siena Cicarelli
An actionable plan for the next administration’s progressive national security agenda.
Oct 19, 2020
the CAP National Security and International Policy Team
This interactive database features nearly 250 recommendations that the next administration can advance, adopt, and implement within the first 100 days to set the country on a path toward a more progressive national security approach.
The United States cannot afford to ignore the progressing spread of COVID-19 among its neighbors in the Americas.
May 5, 2020
Trevor Sutton, Dan Restrepo, Joel Martinez
Weak laws in the United States, along with high rates of gun manufacturing, fosters an environment ripe for cross-border gun trafficking, wreaking havoc within Mexico.
Nov 1, 2019
Eugenio Weigend Vargas, Rukmani Bhatia
The United States must reject the politics of cruelty and chart a new course on migration policy that is cooperative, compassionate, and pragmatic.
Jun 24, 2019
Dan Restrepo, Trevor Sutton, Joel Martinez
As the Trump administration begins to answer for its erratic trade policy agenda, Congress must assert its oversight and hold the administration accountable to the economic priorities of working families.
Feb 27, 2019
Andy Green, Daniella Zessoules
Mexico’s immigration policies fail to address the needs of returnees and Central American migrants.
Dec 11, 2018
As the United States undertakes an unprecedented elimination of protected areas, Canada and Mexico are emerging as North America’s leaders in the conservation of lands and oceans.
Dec 4, 2018
Brazil’s recent election of Jair Bolsonaro as president ushers in an era of uncertainty in the world’s fifth-largest country that will put its democracy as well as its constructive role in the Americas and the world in question.
Nov 1, 2018
The escalating crisis in Venezuela demands concerted, peaceful action by the United States and the international community to assist the Venezuelan people, in Venezuela and throughout the Americas.
Oct 16, 2018
A left-wing populist running on a “Mexico First” message is ahead in the polls for the Mexican presidential election—complicating Mexico’s role in international climate cooperation.
Apr 17, 2018
Gwynne Taraska, Joel Martinez, Guillermo Ortiz
Hemmed in by nativism and mercantilism, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson inexplicably seeks to revive the Monroe Doctrine.
Feb 5, 2018
The current debate about protecting America's borders ignores the U.S. role as a major supplier of crime guns around the world.
Feb 2, 2018
Chelsea Parsons, Eugenio Weigend Vargas
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