Spotlights

Making American Higher Education Social Democratic: Rethinking New York’s Excelsior Scholarship

Affordability in higher education has been put on many a political pedestal, yet no federal solution exists. Could New York be the model to follow?

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‘Relax, Gringo, I’m Legal’: Mexican Migration Issues under Trump

Demonizing Mexican immigrants and building a wall were central to Trump's election. How has it impacted lives here at home and relations with Mexico?

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America Adapts to Climate Change and President Trump

As the Trump administration abandons US commitment to climate and environmental protection, who will fill the gap?

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Role of Public Health on the Line

Andrew Zapfel discusses the importance of a continued commitment to science based health policies at home and around the world.

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Overpromising and Underdelivering: Health Care Reform During Trump’s First 100 Days

An analysis of the new administration's signature legislative priority, "repealing and replacing" Obamacare.

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The Future of U.S. Foreign Assistance

Trump's First 100 Days: Will cutting foreign aid undermine American hegemony?

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From the Outside In

Trump's First 100 Days: What does the Trump presidency mean for race relations in the U.S.? Mary Curtis discusses the uncertainties going forward.

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"So show your love for the alien, for you were aliens in the land of Egypt" (Deut 10:19)

Lessons from the history of refugee policies for the policy makers of today who wish to make America great (again).

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Yasmin Fahimi, State Secretary at the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs

Speaks on Social Injustice, Social Policies, as well as the Transatlantic Relationship.

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SPOTLIGHT Interview: A Legacy of Welcoming Boldly

Keep America welcoming. Refugee resettlement is a proud American legacy with bipartisan support. #WelcomeBoldly

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