New Data: Race, Workers & Automation

Innovation is changing America, from self-checkout lanes in grocery stores to driverless cars. This new Joint Center data brief 

Joint Center Commends Senator-Elect Doug Jones on Hiring of Black Chief of Staff

This afternoon Senator-elect Doug Jones (D-AL) announced Dana Gresham as his chief of staff. 

Joint Center News: Recap of November 2017

In November, the Joint Center and NALEO unveiled our Hill staff diversity collaboration, and we welcomed Stanley Ray (left) as our new Director of Operatio

On November 15, Rainbow PUSH Coalition & Citizenship Education Fund’s Annual Media & Telecom Symposium organized a session “How Automation Will Affect the Future of Work for Communities of Color” at the AT&T Forum for Tech.

Joint Center Speaks at Politic365’s Release of “Ensuring Equity in the Innovation Economy”

On November 14, Politic365 released its annual Blueprint for Universal Economic Inclusion report on Ensuring Equity in the Innovation Economy. Speakers included Rep. Barbara Lee, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Rep. Val Demings (pictured above), USBC President Ron Busby, MMTC President Kim Keenan, Politic365’s Kristal High Taylor, Brookings Fellow Nicol Turner Lee, PPI’s Michael Mandel, Spencer, and others.