The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. The Racist Roots of Tipping This Black History Month—and every day—we must consider how the hidden rules of race have been built into the rules of our economy and become normal in our daily lives. For Forbes,

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Roosevelt’s State of the Union We need an economic agenda that is built on big ideas that are for every American and can rebalance power in our society. During the 2019 State of the Union address, Roosevelt

State of the Union: 2019

The State of the Union is officially set for Tuesday evening. To be sure you were up to date on our plans for that night, we’re sending out a special edition of this week’s rundown. The Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week will return next Friday. Tuesday’s State of the Union Address Following

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. On the Left Roosevelt President and CEO Felicia Wong returned to Left, Right & Center last Friday, this time as a co-host. One of many key takeaways, Wong noted that “people are starting to understand really the

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Government Shutdown Underscores Our Broken Economy Covering the government shutdown, ThinkProgress policy reporter Casey Quinlan connects the crisis to today’s high-profit, low-wage economy, noting the fact that many Americans live paycheck to paycheck and are unable to

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Redefining Who Corporations Serve For decades, business executives have run US companies to benefit themselves and shareholders, largely ignoring the interests of other stakeholders including workers. For The New York Times, Roosevelt Fellow Susan R. Holmberg explores

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. The Future of the Left From bold ideas like a Green New Deal to thinking bigger about who our government serves, Roosevelt President and CEO Felicia Wong joined KCRW’s Left, Right & Center to discuss the future

This is the last Roosevelt Rundown of 2018. We look forward to strengthening our pursuit of an economy and democracy by the people, for the people in the New Year. Join us on Twitter over the winter break for RI’s #MustReads2018. Your support is greatly appreciated. Enjoy the holidays, and see you soon! 1. The

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. New Roosevelt Fellow Tackles Systemic Economic Racism This week, the Roosevelt Institute announced that Insight Center for Community Economic Development President Anne Price has joined our team as a fellow. In her inaugural blog post, Price discusses

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. You Are #NotALoan Highlighting a new report from our partners at Freedom to Prosper, Slate’s Jordan Weissman writes on the political popularity of canceling all student debt. On Thursday, Roosevelt continued the conversation with a Twitter chat