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Political Research Associates

Somerville, MA | http://www.politicalresearch.org
Joined in September 1999

About Us

Since 1981, Political Research Associates (PRA) has produced investigative research and analysis on the U.S. Right to support social justice advocates and defend human rights.

An independent progressive think tank, PRA holds a unique position in studying the entire spectrum of the U.S. Right–secular, religious, economic, and xenophobic–including its influence both domestically and overseas. Our thirty years of expertise helps journalists, advocates, educators, scholars, and the public to understand and challenge the right-wing.

PRA produces investigative reports, articles, and activist resource kits; publishes the quarterly magazine The Public Eye; advises policy makers and social justice advocates; and offers expert commentary for media outlets. Our core issue areas span reproductive justice, LGBTQ rights, racial/immigrant justice, civil liberties, and economic justice.

While threats to human and civil rights may come from any direction, the most robust opposition over the past few decades has emerged from the U.S. Right, which routinely employs harmful scapegoating and clever slogans that oversimplify complex policy issues. PRA counters with reliable analysis, looking beneath the sound-bites to expose the true agendas of right-wing leaders, institutions, and ideologies.

Since 1981, Political Research Associates (PRA) has produced investigative research and analysis on the U.S. Right to support social justice advocates and defend human rights.

An independent progressive think tank, PRA holds a unique…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Civic Engagement
  • Education
  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties
  • Immigrants or Refugees
  • Women

Location

  • 1310 Broadway
    Suite 201
    Somerville, MA 02144

Current listings by Political Research Associates

JobsLocationDate Posted
Communications ManagerSomerville, MAOctober 16, 2019
InternshipsLocationDate Posted
Fight the Right! Paid spring internships with PRASomerville, MAOctober 3, 2019

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