The confirmation hearing for Trump’s pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, is underway. As a state attorney general, Pruitt specialized in launching litigation against the agency.
As the African proverb goes, “thunder is not yet rain.” Learn how the Brookings Africa Growth Initiative helps to identify, examine, and recommend policies that spur and sustain progress on the continent: [ Brook.gs Link ]
On #MLKDay, we celebrate the legacy of Dr. King while reflecting on the work that remains to achieve his vision of racial equality in America. In a new video, Richard Reeves and Dayna Matthew list 10 racial inequities that black Americans still face and that policymakers should keep in mind:
The sovereignty of Central European nations is a major sticking point between Russia and the U.S. Michael O'Hanlon outlines how the U.S. can protect the safety of these countries without bringing them into NATO: