Raise wages by banning employers from asking salary history

Due to the declining power of ordinary workers against powerful employers in general, unfairly low compensation is the unfortunate ...
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    Overhaul the way medicines are innovated by de-linking R&D costs from drug prices

    Judging by the national headlines in America today, one particularly effective way to make a killing in the corporate sector is to be a ...
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      Why doctors should prescribe legal aid for their patients

      Ask doctors who’ve practiced in underserved communities and they can testify that what happens to their patients can hinge on the ...
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        The Next Einstein Project: Close the Black & Latino teachers gap

        In order to build the pipeline of Black and Hispanic talent, as a society we also need to bring more Black and Hispanic Americans into ...
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          Hire dogs to help struggling students and promote learning

          The power of a friendly dog to comfort traumatized people is already well-known, if not to pet owners, then to those who’ve heard ...
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            To help homeless panhandlers, let them be city workers for the day

            While many other cities are moving to ban panhandling by homeless people or push them further out to the outskirts, the city of ...
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              Retrain all remaining coal workers for great jobs in clean energy

              Clean energy is a booming sector, with the solar industry adding new jobs 12 times faster than the national job growth rate. ...
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                These moveable “pop up” preschools for underserved communities are a hit

                High-quality preschool helps ensure that young children are ready to learn, academically and socially, on the first day of ...
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                  For a healthier climate and community, cities should stop requiring so much parking

                  In order to combat climate change, we need to encourage people to use to mass transit rather than driving individual vehicles that run ...
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                    To curb human trafficking, clean up the foreign labor recruitment process

                    This summer, a new law went into effect in California that protects international workers from human trafficking and abuse by ...
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