Policy writer

Evan Horowitz

Evan Horowitz writes the “Quick Study” column for the Globe, both online and in print. He digs through data to find information that illuminates the policy issues facing Massachusetts and the US.

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Are we fighting about immigration or assimilation?

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If assimilation is a driving concern America is at a dangerous stage for the simple reason that many of the immigrants in America just haven’t been here long enough.

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Five big, unanswered questions about Trump and Russia

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Given recent revelations and the murky circumstances around the president’s relationship with Moscow, here are five burning questions.

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How deep does the Michael Flynn rabbit-hole go?

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This is about more the Flynn’s phone call; it’s the latest reminder of the unusually cozy relationship between the Trump administration and Russia.

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Why Trump will struggle to add manufacturing jobs

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Even if the administration manages to revitalize the sector, the rewards may not reach the working class.