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    A Blog of Ideas

Beyond Racial Liberalism

The values and ideas that must animate our new fight for racial justice.

By Felicia Wong Kyle Strickland

A New Strategy for Climate: Make the Clean Stuff Cheap

World leaders announced a new initiative at the Glasgow COP to drive down the costs of clean energy. Done right and at scale, this strategy could transform the climate fight.

By Eric Beinhocker J. Doyne Farmer

Overcoming the Obstacles to Clean Electricity

Wind and solar are important to our clean energy mix, but without baseload reliability, coal won’t go away.

By Bill Budinger

Time to Expand Overtime Pay

If paid family leave is out of the reconciliation bill, Biden’s best move is something he can do without Congress’s, um, help.

By Rebecca Dixon Heidi Shierholz

Cruelty Has Consequences

President Biden needs to reverse course on immigration to keep his promise about moving away from his predecessor’s vision.

By Deepak Bhargava Cristina Jiménez Moreta