In the News 2018-08-02T17:48:14+00:00

In the News

Miami Herald and the Progressive

Minimum Wage Boost would be Economic Boon

February 20, 2013


The Progressive

America Needs Safety Net programs in these tough times

September 20, 2012


The Progressive and Huffington Post

Esta Claro: Archuleta Appointment Signals Importance of Latino Vote in 2012

June 16, 2011


Huffington Post and Associated Press

For Blacks and Latinos, Cain Never Really Stood a Chance

December 6, 2011


Associated Press

As Poverty Rate Rises and Unemployment Persists, American Need a “New Deal.”

September 13, 2011


Huffington Post

For Blacks and Latinos, Too Little Work to go around this Labor Day

September 4, 2011


Huffington Post

In Search of a Midnight Apology: Virginia Thomas and the Politics of Reconciliation

October 22, 2010


Huffington Post

The Economy Needs a Triple Hitter: Jobs, Safety Nets, and Targeted Policies.

September 16, 2010


NAACP Legal Defender

On to the Next: African-Americans and the Need for Healthcare Reform Part II

April 16, 2010


Huffington Post and Chronicle of Philanthropy

When the Rubber Meets the Road: Diversifying nonprofit Leadership at the Top

April 5, 2010


NAACP Legal Defender

Reformer in Chief: Honing in on Obama’s Agenda

March 26, 2010


NAACP Legal Defender

No Money in the Bank: Black Women, Wealth and Assets

March 16, 2010


NAACP Legal Defender

Race to the Top: Banking on Charter Schools to Save a Failing Public School System

February 2, 2010


NAACP Legal Defender

The Carrot or the Big Mac: Michelle Obama’s Crusade

February 9, 2010


Spotlight on Poverty

Poor Measurement: What will it Really Take to Move Individuals and Families out of Poverty in Ten Years?

July 27, 2009


The Huffington Post and Women’s E News

Wise Women Unite! What Sotomayor Should Have Said

July 15, 2009 (Cleveland, OH), Times News, Athens Banner-Herald, and Albany Times Union

A New Method Needed to Measure Poverty

June 29, 2009

The Huffington Post

An Oldie, but not so Goodie: Updating the U.S. Poverty Measure

June 18, 2009

Alternet and Huffington Post

Republicans Misstep on Sotomayor Attacks: When did Newt and the Gang Become Experts on Race?

June 9, 2009

Free Lance Star ( Fredricksburg, V.A.)

Article Title: Our Sluggish Economy: Worse for Some Blacks, Latinos Need Extra Help, Mr. Obama

May 28, 2009

The Huffington Post

Hell Never Looked so Good: Sotomayor A Solid Choice for High Court

May 26, 2009

Connecticut Post

Obama Falling Short on Economic fairness, Equality

May 21, 2009

The Huffington Post

Blacks and Latinos Barely Afloat During Recession: With High Rates of Unemployment, Obama’s Recovery Plan Not Enough

May 18, 2009

Walla Walla Union- Bulletin ( Walla Walla, W.A.)

Obama Does Right By Women

May 03, 2009


The Huffington Post

An Open Letter to Mayor Bloomberg on Betsy Perry’s Anti-Immigrant Post

May 01, 2009


Women’s E News

In 100 Days Obama Scored Big for Women of Color

April 27, 2009

The Huntsville Times ( Huntsville, A.L.)

Gender Advances

April 23, 2009

The Gainesville Sun ( Gainesville, F.L.)

Obama Gets it Right

April 23, 2009

The Progressive, AlterNet and the Huffington Post

Article Title: Obama Gets Gender Right in the First 100 Days: Women in Top Spots, Policies Signal Shift toward Equality April 21, 2009

The Huffington Post

The Scarlet and the Beast: Chris Brown and Rhianna’s Scary Fairy Tale

March 10, 2009

The Philadelphia Inquirer ( Philadelphia, P.A)

U.S. Must Help Those with Bad Mortgages

March 08, 2009

The Progressive, the Columbia Daily Tribune (Columbia, M.O.)

Plan to Help Homeowners is Good Start: Greedy Banks, Brokers  are Mostly to Blame.

Run Date: March 08, 2009

The Huffington Post

Blame the Banks, Not Homeowners for Foreclosure Crisis: Obama’s Plan is a Step in the Right Direction

February 23, 2009

The Vindicator (Youngstown, O.H.)

Obama Should Focus on People in Greater Need

January 20,2009

The Express-Times (Easton, P.A)

Recovery Plan Should Be Used to Aid Neediest

January 16, 2009

The Huffington Post

Worse Than We Thought: Unemployment Numbers Maybe 10-15% Higher Than Stated

January 14, 2009


The Huffington Post

A Masculine Stimulus Package: Where Are All the Jobs For Women?

January 5, 2009


The Huffington Post

Obama Has Good Taste In Women: Take a Look at His Cabinet

Run Date: December 22, 2009

The Huffington Post

Men Behaving Badly: The Need For Ethics Reform

December 19, 2009

Women’s E- News

Michelle Brings the New Everywoman to White House

November 14, 2008


The Progressive

The Republican Party Lost its Big Bet on Gov. Sarah Palin

November 6, 2008


The Progressive

Palin Presents False Choice

September 17, 2008


Women’s E-News

Two Views on Sarah Palin and Women of Color

September 12, 2008

Articles Featuring C. Nicole Mason ,PHD


Race Wire: The Colorlines Blog

Article Title: Greening the Recession

By: Michelle Chen

Run Date: May 19, 2009


Essence Magazine

Article Title: A Women’s Place is in the (White) House

By: Cynthia Gordy

Run Date: March 2009