In her latest The Hill op-ed, Dr. Maya Rockeymoore lays out the many problems she has with the Republican House and Senate health care bills. "Both bills take critical resources away from low-, moderate-, and middle-income households to subsidize the wealth of the rich — a form of class warfare and a gross bastardization of
Dr. Judy Lubin, director of Allies for Reaching Community Health Equity at the Center for Global Policy Solutions, speaks to ABC News about the Republican Senate health care bill. There is currently no work requirement to be on Medicaid, the inclusion of this clause underscores the “false narrative” that “people on Medicaid do not work."
In an editorial for The Hill, Dr. Rockeymoore, a regular contributor to the popular political news portal, calls for the last remaining vestiges of the Confederacy to be done away with. One has to wonder why it took almost 150 years after the confederacy lost the Civil War for leaders of U.S. cities to begin
For its story on President Trump's proposed budget, the New York Amsterdam News quoted Dr. Maya Rockeymoore. “This budget, and the justifications administration officials have given for it, is a mean-spirited and immoral attempt to demonize America’s poor.”
Duke Today: Cook Director William “Sandy” Darity Jr. Honored With Prestigious Award at 2017 Future of Wealth Summit
Duke Today reports on the honor Dr. William Darity received at our recent 2017 Future of Wealth Summit. Maya Rockeymoore, president and CEO of the Center for Global Policy Solutions, highlighted the centrality of Darity and Hamilton’s research in the movement for racial and economic justice in the United States: “[Darity and Hamilton] have been
Reporter Paul Ausick cites CGPS’s “Stick Shift: Autonomous Vehicles, Driving Jobs, and the Future of Work” report in his story about truckers possibly losing jobs. The switch won’t happen immediately, but slowly over the next decade or so, according to a report from Goldman Sachs Economics Research. U.S. truck drivers could see jobs disappear at
Dr. Algernon Austin, a co-research of the “Stick Shift: Autonomous Vehicles, Driving Jobs, and the Future of Work” report, writes how black men would be adversely affected by autonomous vehicles. "Driving occupations are for the most part dominated by men. The African-American overrepresentation in driving occupations is mainly due to a strong overrepresentation of Black
Baltimore-area high school students saw that student engagement in their classroom was low and set out to find a solution. Their company, Testify Software Solutions, created the Mindmap app, which won the Inclusion Revolution Innovation Competition at the 2017 Future of Wealth Summit. Watch this Inspire segment from WJLA to find out more.
Dr. Maya Rockeymoore is interviewed in a Richland (Ohio) Source story about high infant mortality rates among African-Americans. “If racism permeates policy, and if policy follows by actually denying resources to communities of color because policymakers don’t believe resources should be directed to those people, then what you have is a structural racism that is
Canada-based The Dr. Vibe Show interviewed Dr. Maya Rockeymoore about CGPS's autonomous vehicles report. "We found out that there would be plenty of people hurt (with a rapid implementation of autonomous-vehicle technology)."