Vice President for Sectors and Knowledge
at the Inter-American Development Bank; former official in the Ministry
of Finance and Public Credit of Mexico, he was the main architect of
the Oportunidades program
Welfare reform was designed to put poor people to work, but it has not ended what's called "the culture of poverty," handed down through generations.
Dec. 24, 2008from To the Point
More than a million species of plants, animals, fish and insects are going extinct because of human activity. A massive report from the UN blames it partly on climate change.
May. 10from To the Point
But will they hold him in contempt of Congress?
May. 3from Left, Right & Center
This week, we moved a lot closer to a court challenge that could significantly reduce or eliminate constitutional protections for abortion rights.
May. 17from Left, Right & Center
The victory against “the white supremacist, patriarchal, heteronormative capitalists” will be won in our courtrooms, our streets and our classrooms through vigorous, relentless…
Apr. 5from Scheer Intelligence
Senate Bill 50 would force LA to allow more housing near public transit. It cleared a committee hearing in Sacramento on Tuesday.
Apr. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Will President Trump’s new strategy serve his goals?
May. 8from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
And we’re still waiting for the Mueller report.
Apr. 10from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
What happens in the Arctic doesn’t stay in the Arctic. It’s not just glacial melting and rising seas, but rising temperatures mean trouble for plants and animals.
Apr. 11from To the Point
A special live Left, Right & Center from the Milken Institute Global Conference.