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A new study shows that stressors brought by climate change may lead to increased domestic abuse and sleep deprivation among impoverished women.
In 2015, more than a quarter of a million families received home visiting services. But how many more could benefit?
A majority-white school and a majority–African American school in Chicago, one of the most segregated cities in the country, are planning to merge.
China is tracking progress toward its goals by setting performance targets, which encompass the economy, education, the environment, and more.
Southeast Asia has high rates of domestic violence, but those designing interventions should not treat this region as a monolith.
According to a new analysis of Saginaw, Michigan, improving public safety can be as simple as turning vacant buildings into vacant lots.
Urban residents around the world know that living close to mass transit commands a price premium. But does this relationship hold true everywhere?
A new report found that 8.3 million low-income households paid more than half their monthly income on rent or lived in severely substandard housing in 2015.
We should do more to shed light on what empowers hatred, the structures that perpetuate division, and the consequences of fear and intimidation.
In a $4.3 billion deal announced last week, two of the country’s largest landlords of single-family rentals agreed to merge.

The Future of Federal Antipoverty Programs

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The Future of Federal Antipoverty Programs

How will transformative policy changes affect millions of American families?

Structural Racism in America

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Structural Racism in America

Public policies, institutional practices, and cultural narratives perpetuate our country's racial inequalities. 

How Can We Reduce Poverty and Increase Opportunity?

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How Can We Reduce Poverty and Increase Opportunity?

More than 48 million Americans, including one in six children, live in poverty. How can we do better?

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