Monday, April 27, 2009

America ... More Progressive?

From the Center for American Progress:
Ask the Expert: Why America Is Becoming More Progressive

How have American demographic and geographic trends changed in the past 20 years?

Why has the United States become more progressive?

What do these trends say about what we should expect in the next 20 years?

This video interview on the Center for American Progress website features a discussion with Ruy Teixeira, a Senior Fellow at both The Century Foundation and American Progress, as well as a Fellow of the New Politics Institute. Teixeira discusses changing trends in the country and offers insights on the nation's continued "progressive" status during the next two decades.

For more information about Teixeira visit: http://www.americanprogress.org/experts/TeixeiraRuy.html