Nathan Pippenger

The Future of a Sane Immigration Policy

We need to think about what comes after the "abolish ICE" movement.

Conservative Multiculturalism's Southern Heritage

Nation essay ponders how white conservatives developed a distinctive twist on multiculturalism after Jim Crow’s end.

Work Requirements and the Real Victims of Red Tape

Medicaid work requirements as a window into the Republican mind.

Is Medicaid Expansion on the March?

Conservative predictions notwithstanding, Medicaid expansion continues to succeed in states willing to enact it.

The Path Back To Equality Leads Through Unions

The Nation summarizes an important new finding: Americans of the mid-twentieth century had unions to thank for their booming, egalitarian economy.