Infrastructure

Imagining a New New Deal

More government intervention will mean more freedom, not less—but only if progressives focus directly on issues of power and equity.

By K. Sabeel Rahman

Yes We CCCan

America needs more than just jobs—we need committed citizens. A new Civilian Conservation Corps could provide them.

By Robert Gordon

The Real Takers

No, it’s not people on welfare. It’s the wealthy rent-seekers who profit from unjust government policy.

By James Crabtree

A New Kind of Public Works

It’s hard to imagine a more urgent national priority than modernizing America’s decrepit transportation and water systems and updating our energy-wasting electrical grid.

By Will Marshall

Tax Short-Termism, Fund Long-Termism

By Heather C. McGhee Wallace Turbeville