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American Ghent Report
 (A worker operates machinery at a factory in Lawrence, Massachusetts, July 2017.)

American Ghent

Expanding on existing Ghent-like programs in the United States would strengthen unions and improve government services.

David Madland, Malkie Wall

Better Training and Better Jobs Report

Better Training and Better Jobs

Creating and funding sectorwide labor-management training partnerships would benefit workers, business, and the larger economy.

Angela Hanks, David Madland

4 Progressive Policies that Make Families Stronger Report
Boxes containing signatures gathered by the Arizona Healthy Working Families Initiative group sit on display in Phoenix, Arizona on  July 7, 2016. (AP/Ross D. Franklin)

4 Progressive Policies that Make Families Stronger

States with conservative policy agendas fare worse on a range of family-related indicators than states with progressive policy agendas.

Katherine Gallagher Robbins, Shawn Fremstad

NFL Negotiations 101 Report
Reporters question NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith as he leaves a meeting with the NFL Competition Committee in Indianapolis on February 25, 2010. (AP/Michael Conroy)

NFL Negotiations 101

Casey Gerald and David Madland explain the NFL player-owner labor contract dispute—what issues are at stake and what will happen if there’s no agreement.