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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:February 14, 2020 CONTACT:Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org Roosevelt Institute Announces New Board Members Four new board members add insight, diversity, and expertise New York, NY—The Roosevelt Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of four new members to its board of directors: Sharon Block, executive director of the Labor and Worklife Program and lecturer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:February 5, 2020 CONTACT:Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org Going Beyond Black History Month: Naming Anti-Blackness to Address Racial Wealth Inequality A new report highlights why progressives must focus on addressing the structural forces that cause the racial wealth gap, not just fixate on the gap itself New York, NY—Over the last 50 years, neoliberal (“free

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:January 15, 2020 CONTACT:Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org How We Got Here and Where We’re Going: Neoliberalism Has Failed, and a New Progressivism Is on the Rise New Roosevelt reports explore the failures of neoliberalism and the framework for a post-neoliberal economy and society New York, NY—At a time when corporate profits are sky-high, workers’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:December 2, 2019 CONTACT:Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org Understanding Racial Inequity in a Time of Corporate Power Dominance New report explores why we must curb the power of corporations with policy changes that account for the hidden rules of race New York, NY—Since its founding, the US economy has been structured on rules that privilege

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:November 5, 2019 CONTACT:Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org How We Got Here: Economic Ideology and Climate Inaction New Roosevelt report explores how neoliberal ideology has stymied action to address the growing climate crisis New York, NY—Since President Ronald Reagan entered the White House with big promises to smash the regulatory state and free the market,

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 24, 2019 CONTACT: Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org STATEMENT: Roosevelt Institute Fellow Responds to Resignation in US Department of Education New York, NY—Tuition is rising, and student loan debt stands at more than $1.6 trillion. Meanwhile, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’s policies continue to trap Americans in more debt.  Today, however, news is

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:October 5, 2019 CONTACT:Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org Roosevelt Institute Presents 2019 Four Freedoms Awards to Champions of Democracy Ceremony highlights the importance of democratic values in a challenging political landscape Hyde Park, NY—Today, the Roosevelt Institute celebrated the Four Freedoms Awards, honoring Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt’s legacies and those who exemplify core freedoms that

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:September 9, 2019 CONTACT:Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org The System Is Rigged: Student Debt and the Racial Wealth Gap New report highlights link between structural racism in America and racial disparities in higher education; calls for new progressive student debt policy proposals New York, NY— Today, a new report co-released by Demos, The Century Foundation,

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 30, 2019 CONTACT: Kendra Bozarth, kbozarth@rooseveltinstitute.org Reviving Industrial Policy and Economy-Wide Planning in the Time of Global Crises New Roosevelt report explores the role of democratic industrial policy in tackling America’s greatest global threats The US faces numerous challenges—from climate change to trade competition—that make a more robust industrial policy and

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 24, 2019 CONTACT: Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org Roosevelt Network Launches Annual Emerging Fellows Research Program New student-led research focuses on climate change, social justice, and the opioid epidemic Today, the Roosevelt Network launched the latest research papers from its Emerging Fellowship program, a yearlong opportunity for college students to dig deeper into